August weather forecast and climate
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia, with average temperature ranging between max 29°C (84.2°F) and min 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at a very hot 36.3°C (97.3°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind). 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 August, the average relative humidity in Sabanas de La Fuga is 87%.

Rainfall

In August, in Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia, the rain falls for 26.6 days. Throughout August, 147mm (5.79") of precipitation is accumulated. In Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 300.1 days and collects up to 1896mm (74.65") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Sabanas de La Fuga is 7.4h.

UV index

January through May, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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 Sabanas de La Fuga?

In Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia, in August, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 36.3°C (97.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Sabanas de La Fuga?

The average relative humidity in August in Sabanas de La Fuga is 87%.

How much does it rain in Sabanas de La Fuga in August?

In Sabanas de La Fuga, in August, it is raining for 26.6 days, with typically 147mm (5.79") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Sabanas de La Fuga?

In August, the average length of the day in Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia, is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Sabanas de La Fuga?

The average sunshine in August in Sabanas de La Fuga is 7.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Sabanas de La Fuga?

Months with the highest UV index in Sabanas de La Fuga are January through May, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Sabanas de La Fuga?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Sabanas de La Fuga is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average temperature in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (26.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (21.7°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (20.2°C).

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Average pressure in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average pressure in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1012.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.1km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (6.3km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May, August and September (4.1km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average humidity in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 87%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (69%).

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Average rainfall in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 147mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (252mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (52mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 26.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (28.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (13.8 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are January, February, November and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 3.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (1.1 days).

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Average UV index in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average UV index in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in August
Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia

Average visibility in August - Sabanas de La Fuga, Colombia
  • Average visibility in August: 6km

Months with the highest visibility are January and February (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and June (5km).

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