August weather forecast and climate
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Puerto Umaipia, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 28.8°C (83.8°F) and 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Puerto Umaipia, is 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a very hot 35.3°C (95.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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

In Puerto Umaipia, Colombia, the average relative humidity is 85%.

Rainfall

In August, in Puerto Umaipia, the rain falls for 27 days. Throughout August, 167mm (6.57") of precipitation is accumulated. In Puerto Umaipia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 269.7 days and collects up to 1837mm (72.32") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Puerto Umaipia, Colombia, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In Puerto Umaipia, Colombia, the average sunshine in August is 6.8h.

UV index

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Puerto Umaipia. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Puerto Umaipia?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 28.8°C (83.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is estimated at 35.3°C (95.5°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Puerto Umaipia?

The average relative humidity in August is 85%.

How much does it rain in Puerto Umaipia in August?

In Puerto Umaipia, Colombia, during August, the rain falls for 27 days and regularly aggregates up to 167mm (6.57") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Puerto Umaipia?

In August, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Puerto Umaipia have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Puerto Umaipia is 6.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Puerto Umaipia?

Months with the lowest UV index are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Puerto Umaipia?

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

Average temperature in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average temperature in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (34.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (27.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (21.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average pressure in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1012.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1008.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (13.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (6.3km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average humidity in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 85%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (54%).

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Average rainfall in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 167mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (254mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (23mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 27 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (28.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.6 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6.8h

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 3.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (1.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average UV index in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Puerto Umaipia, Colombia

Average visibility in August - Puerto Umaipia, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, June and July (7km).

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