August weather forecast and climate
La Luz, NM

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in La Luz, New Mexico, with average temperature ranging between max 86.2°F (30.1°C) and min 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Temperature

In La Luz, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 86.2°F (30.1°C). In La Luz, the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to 85.6°F (29.8°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, pregnancy, and differences in body mass, height, and shape 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 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.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in La Luz is 40%.

Rainfall

In La Luz, New Mexico, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 0.91" (23mm) of accumulated precipitation. In La Luz, New Mexico, during the entire year, the rain falls for 66.5 days and collects up to 6.54" (166mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In La Luz snow does not fall in March through October.

Daylight

In La Luz, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In La Luz, the average sunshine is 11.8h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in La Luz, New Mexico, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in La Luz?

The average high-temperature, in August, in La Luz, New Mexico, is 86.2°F (30.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 85.6°F (29.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in La Luz?

The average relative humidity in August in La Luz is 40%.

How much does it rain in La Luz in August?

In La Luz, during August, the rain falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in La Luz?

In La Luz snow does not fall in March through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in La Luz?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does La Luz have in August?

In La Luz, the average sunshine in August is 11.8h.

How high is the UV index in August in La Luz?

In La Luz, New Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (9.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0°C).

Average pressure in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average pressure in August: 1013.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.6mbar).

Average wind speed in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (15.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.2km/h).

Average humidity in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average humidity in August: 40%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (52%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (25%).

Average rainfall in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average rainfall in August: 23mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (34mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (5mm).

Average rainfall days in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average rainfall days in August: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (30mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

Average sunshine days in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (26.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.5 days).

Average UV index in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average visibility in August - La Luz, NM
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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