August weather forecast and climate
Tamaquito, Colombia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Tamaquito, Colombia, with average temperature ranging between min 19.3°C (66.7°F) and max 30.2°C (86.4°F).

Temperature

In Tamaquito, the average high-temperature in August remains equal as in July - a still hot 30.2°C (86.4°F). In August, in Tamaquito, Colombia, the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to a sweltering 36°C (96.8°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like wind, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 Tamaquito, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In August, in Tamaquito, the rain falls for 30.3 days. Throughout August, 328mm (12.91") of precipitation is accumulated. In Tamaquito, Colombia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 305.6 days and collects up to 2378mm (93.62") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 11.3h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Tamaquito, Colombia, are January, March through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Tamaquito?

In August, in Tamaquito, the average high-temperature is 30.2°C (86.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is appraised at 36°C (96.8°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Tamaquito?

The average relative humidity in August in Tamaquito, Colombia, is 72%.

How many days does it rain in August in Tamaquito?

In August, the rain falls for 30.3 days. Throughout August, 328mm (12.91") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Tamaquito have in August?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Tamaquito?

The month with the most sunshine in Tamaquito is August, with an average of 11.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Tamaquito?

The average sunshine in August in Tamaquito, Colombia, is 11.3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Tamaquito?

Months with the lowest UV index in Tamaquito, Colombia, are January, March through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Tamaquito?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average temperature in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (18.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average pressure in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average wind speed in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.1km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average humidity in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (62%).

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Average rainfall in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average rainfall in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in August: 328mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (333mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (30mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average rainfall days in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 30.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August and October (30.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (13.1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average sunshine days in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 0.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average UV index in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average cloud cover in August - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in August
Tamaquito, Colombia

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

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

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