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

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Elko, Nevada, with temperature in the range of an average low of 59°F (15°C) and an average high of 82.8°F (28.2°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 26%, August is the least humid month.

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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the 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 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 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 August, the average relative humidity in Elko is 26%.

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.

How many days does it rain in August in Elko?

In Elko, Nevada, during August, the rain falls for 5.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 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?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Elko?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Elko?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Elko?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Elko is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average pressure in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average wind speed in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average humidity in August
Elko, NV

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%).

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Average rainfall in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average rainfall days in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average snowfall in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average snowfall days in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average sunshine days in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average UV index in August
Elko, NV

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).

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Average cloud cover in August
Elko, NV

Average cloud cover in August - Elko, NV
  • Average cloud cover in August: 10

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in August
Elko, NV

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).

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