August weather forecast and climate
Elko, NV

The front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada
The front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada
August, the last month of the summer, in Elko, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 59°F (15°C) and 82.8°F (28.2°C).

Temperature

In Elko, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82.8°F (28.2°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 59°F (15°C).

Humidity

The least humid month is August, with an average relative humidity of 26%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the least rainfall in Elko. Rain falls for 5.8 days and accumulates 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Elko, Nevada.

Daylight

In Elko, the average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

Sunshine

With an average of 12.2h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Elko.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Elko?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 82.8°F (28.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 59°F (15°C).

What is the least humid month in Elko?

The least humid month in Elko is August, with an average relative humidity of 26%.

What is the average humidity in August in Elko?

In Elko, the average relative humidity in August is 26%.

How many days does it rain in August in Elko?

In Elko, in August, during 5.8 rainfall days, 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Elko?

August is the month with the least rainfall in Elko. Rain falls for 5.8 days and accumulates 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Elko?

In Elko snow does not fall in June through September.

What is the average length of the day in August in Elko?

In August, the average length of the day in Elko, Nevada, is 13.7h.

What month has the most sunshine in Elko?

The month with the most sunshine in Elko is August, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Elko?

In August, the average sunshine in Elko, Nevada, is 12.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Elko?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Elko, Nevada, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Elko, NV
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-0.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.2°C).

Average pressure in August - Elko, NV
  • Average pressure in August: 1012mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1024.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.4mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Elko, NV
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (9.1km/h).

Average humidity in August - Elko, NV
  • Average humidity in August: 26%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (26%).

Average rainfall in August - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall in August: 9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (34mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (9mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall days in August: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.6 days).

Average snowfall in August - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (212mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Elko, NV
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average sunshine days in August - Elko, NV
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Elko, NV
  • Average UV index in August: 5

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

Average visibility in August - Elko, NV
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (8km).