August weather forecast and climate
Ponedera, Colombia

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Ponedera, Colombia, with average temperature varying between 25.3°C (77.5°F) and 34°C (93.2°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 34°C (93.2°F). In Ponedera, in August, the average low-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a blazing hot 49.9°C (121.8°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 what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Ponedera, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In August, in Ponedera, the rain falls for 20.1 days. Throughout August, 141mm (5.55") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 186.6 rainfall days, and 1036mm (40.79") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Ponedera snow does not fall in January through August, October through December.

Daylight

In Ponedera, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

In Ponedera, Colombia, the average sunshine in August is 11.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Ponedera are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Ponedera?

In August, in Ponedera, the average high-temperature is 34°C (93.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 49.9°C (121.8°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Ponedera?

In Ponedera, Colombia, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How much does it rain in Ponedera in August?

In August, the rain falls for 20.1 days. Throughout August, 141mm (5.55") of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Ponedera in August?

In Ponedera, in August, it doesn't snow. In September, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Ponedera?

In Ponedera, Colombia, snow does not fall in January through August, October through December.

How many hours of daylight does Ponedera have in August?

In Ponedera, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Ponedera?

In August, the average sunshine in Ponedera is 11.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ponedera?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Ponedera, Colombia.

When is the lowest UV index in Ponedera?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Ponedera?

In Ponedera, Colombia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 34°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (35.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (31.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.7°C).

Average pressure in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (13.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (7.1km/h).

Average humidity in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (63%).

Average rainfall in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 141mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (215mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (4mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (27 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.2 days).

Average snowfall days in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is September (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.1h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

Average sunshine days in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (2.5 days).

Average UV index in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

Average cloud cover in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 37).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 14).

Average visibility in August - Ponedera, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are August, September, October and November (9km).