August weather forecast and climate
M Pena, Colombia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in M Pena, Colombia, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 30.5°C (86.9°F).

Temperature

In M Pena, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 30.5°C (86.9°F). In M Pena, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a blistering 41.6°C (106.9°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like pregnancy, clothing, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in M Pena is 87%.

Rainfall

In M Pena, during August, the rain falls for 30.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 366mm (14.41") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 350.4 rainfall days, and 3554mm (139.92") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 8.7h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. Months with the lowest UV index in M Pena are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in M Pena?

In August, in M Pena, the average high-temperature is 30.5°C (86.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 41.6°C (106.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in M Pena?

In M Pena, the average relative humidity in August is 87%.

How much does it rain in M Pena in August?

In M Pena, in August, it is raining for 30.5 days, with typically 366mm (14.41") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does M Pena have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in M Pena is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does M Pena have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in M Pena, Colombia, is 8.7h.

When is the highest UV index in M Pena?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in M Pena, Colombia.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in M Pena?

Months with the lowest UV index in M Pena are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in M Pena?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average temperature in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.5°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and July (30.7°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are October and November (29.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (22.6°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are September, October, November and December (21.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average pressure in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.7mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1009.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (5.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (4.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average humidity in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 87%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, June, September, October and November (88%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (84%).

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Average rainfall in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 366mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (436mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (149mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 30.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (30.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (26.3 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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Average sunshine days in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 0.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (3.4 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and November (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average UV index in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 58

Months with the most cloud cover are May, October and November (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 53).

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Average visibility in August
M Pena, Colombia

Average visibility in August - M Pena, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 6km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and April (7km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6km).

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