August weather forecast
Brookings, SD

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Brookings, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 80.2°F (26.8°C) and an average low of 59.2°F (15.1°C).

Temperature

In Brookings, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still warm 80.2°F (26.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Brookings, is 59.2°F (15.1°C).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Brookings, in August, during 14.3 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Brookings, during the entire year, the rain falls for 125.5 days and collects up to 21.65" (550mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Brookings, South Dakota, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Brookings is 13h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:14 am and sunset at 8:52 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:48 am and sunset at 8:06 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Brookings is 10.2h.

UV index

In Brookings, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Brookings?

In August, the average high-temperature is 80.2°F (26.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.2°F (15.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in July is estimated at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Brookings?

The average relative humidity in August in Brookings, South Dakota, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Brookings in August?

In Brookings, South Dakota, during August, the rain falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Brookings?

June through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Brookings have in August?

In Brookings, South Dakota, the average day length in August is 13h and 58min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Brookings?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:14 am and sunset at 8:52 pm. On the last day of the month, in Brookings, South Dakota, sunrise is at 6:48 am and sunset at 8:06 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Brookings?

The average sunshine duration in August in Brookings is 10.2h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Brookings?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Brookings, SD

Average temperature in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average high temperature in August: 80.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Brookings, SD

Average pressure in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average pressure in August: 29.93"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Brookings, SD

Average wind speed in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Brookings, SD

Average humidity in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

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Average rainfall in August
Brookings, SD

Average rainfall in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in August
Brookings, SD

Average rainfall days in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.2 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Brookings, SD

Average snowfall in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.69").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Brookings, SD

Average snowfall days in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.4 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Brookings, SD

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Brookings, SD

Average sunshine days in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Brookings, SD

Average UV index in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Brookings, SD

Average cloud cover in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 59).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in August
Brookings, SD

Average visibility in August - Brookings, SD
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (5mi).

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