August weather forecast
Lakewood, CO

The scenic setting of Lakewood, Colorado, a unique view of the iconic Belmar Park
The scenic setting of Lakewood, Colorado, a unique view of the iconic Belmar Park

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Lakewood, Colorado, with an average temperature varying between 58.3°F (14.6°C) and 83.1°F (28.4°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 83.1°F (28.4°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 58.3°F (14.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at 82.4°F (28°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

In Lakewood, Colorado, the average relative humidity in August is 42%.

Rainfall

In Lakewood, in August, it is raining for 15.1 days, with typically 1.1" (28mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 119.5 rainfall days, and 12.95" (329mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Lakewood, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 41min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 8:13 pm. On the last day of August, in Lakewood, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:33 pm MDT.

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 11.8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 Lakewood?

In Lakewood, in August, the average high-temperature is 83.1°F (28.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.3°F (14.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is appraised at 82.4°F (28°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Lakewood?

The average relative humidity in August in Lakewood is 42%.

How many days does it rain in August in Lakewood?

In Lakewood, Colorado, in August, during 15.1 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Lakewood?

In Lakewood, snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Lakewood have in August?

In Lakewood, the average day length in August is 13h and 41min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Lakewood?

On the first day of August in Lakewood, sunrise is at 5:59 am and sunset at 8:13 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:33 pm MDT.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Lakewood?

The months with the most sunshine are June through August, with an average of 11.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Lakewood have in August?

In Lakewood, the average sunshine duration in August is 11.8h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Lakewood?

In Lakewood, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Lakewood, CO

Average temperature in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average high temperature in August: 83.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (20.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Lakewood, CO

Average pressure in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Lakewood, CO

Average wind speed in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Lakewood, CO

Average humidity in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average humidity in August: 42%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (66%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (41%).

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Average rainfall in August
Lakewood, CO

Average rainfall in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.36").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in August
Lakewood, CO

Average rainfall days in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Lakewood, CO

Average snowfall in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (6.26").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Lakewood, CO

Average snowfall days in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Lakewood, CO

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 41min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 56min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 25min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h and 48min

The months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Lakewood, CO

Average sunshine days in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Lakewood, CO

Average UV index in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Lakewood, CO

Average cloud cover in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 26).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in August
Lakewood, CO

Average visibility in August - Lakewood, CO
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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