August 2018 Weather History in Austin Texas, United States

The data for this report comes from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. See all nearby weather stations

This report shows the past weather for Austin, providing a weather history for August 2018. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the Austin temperature history for August 2018. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

Austin Temperature History August 2018

Temperature history in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313160°F60°F65°F65°F70°F70°F75°F75°F80°F80°F85°F85°F90°F90°F95°F95°F100°F100°F105°F105°FJulSep
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in August 2018 in Austin

Hourly Temperature in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSepwarmhotswelteringcomfortable
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in August 2018 in Austin

Cloud Cover in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Daily Precipitation in August 2018 in Austin

Daily Precipitation in August 2018 in Austin1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310.0 in0.0 in0.5 in0.5 in1.0 in1.0 in1.5 in1.5 in2.0 in2.0 inJulSep
The daily measured quantity of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation.

Snow Depth in August 2018 in Austin

Snow Depth in August 2018 in Austin1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310.0 in0.0 in0.2 in0.2 in0.4 in0.4 in0.6 in0.6 in0.8 in0.8 in1.0 in1.0 in1.2 in1.2 inJulSep
The daily measured snow depth, where available.

Observed Weather in August 2018 in Austin

Observed Weather in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Mon, Aug 6 Light Rain0.00 in-RA
Sat, Aug 11 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Rain, Mist0.00 inTS, -TSRA, RA, BR
Sun, Aug 12 Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Fog, Mist0.06 inTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, FG, BR
Mon, Aug 13 MistBR
Fri, Aug 17 Patches of FogBCFG
Mon, Aug 20 Light Rain, Mist0.23 in-RA, BR
Mon, Aug 27 HazeHZ

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August 2018 in Austin

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August 2018 in Austin

The solar day over the course of August 2018. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August 2018 in Austin

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMJulSepJul 273:21 PMJul 273:21 PMAug 114:58 AMAug 114:58 AMAug 266:57 AMAug 266:57 AM8:32 PM8:32 PM7:25 AM7:25 AM7:04 AM7:04 AM8:48 PM8:48 PM7:49 PM7:49 PM7:06 AM7:06 AM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
Aug 2018IlluminationMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseMeridian PassingDistance
1
82%-10:59 AMW11:30 PME4:58 AMS246,831 mi
2
73%-11:54 AMW-5:41 AMS244,323 mi
3
64%12:04 AME12:51 PMW-6:26 AMS241,368 mi
4
50%12:39 AME1:50 PMWNW-7:13 AMS238,042 mi
5
42%1:18 AMENE2:51 PMWNW-8:02 AMS234,489 mi
6
31%2:01 AMENE3:54 PMWNW-8:55 AMS230,923 mi
7
20%2:50 AMENE4:58 PMWNW-9:53 AMS227,627 mi
8
11%3:45 AMENE6:02 PMWNW-10:53 AMS224,926 mi
9
4%4:47 AMENE7:03 PMWNW-11:56 AMS223,136 mi
10
1%5:54 AMENE7:58 PMWNW-12:58 PMS222,502 mi
11
0%7:04 AMENE8:48 PMWNW-1:58 PMS223,131 mi
12
3%8:13 AMENE9:33 PMW-2:55 PMS224,972 mi
13
9%9:20 AME10:13 PMW-3:48 PMS227,825 mi
14
17%10:24 AME10:52 PMW-4:39 PMS231,384 mi
15
26%11:26 AME11:29 PMW-5:28 PMS235,301 mi
16
36%12:26 PME--6:16 PMS239,236 mi
17
47%-12:06 AMWSW1:24 PMESE7:04 PMS242,901 mi
18
50%-12:43 AMWSW2:21 PMESE7:52 PMS246,077 mi
19
67%-1:23 AMWSW3:16 PMESE8:40 PMS248,624 mi
20
76%-2:05 AMWSW4:09 PMESE9:29 PMS250,472 mi
21
84%-2:50 AMWSW4:59 PMESE10:18 PMS251,614 mi
22
90%-3:37 AMWSW5:46 PMESE11:07 PMS252,093 mi
23
95%-4:28 AMWSW6:30 PMESE11:55 PMS251,981 mi
24
97%-5:19 AMWSW7:11 PMESE--
25
99%-6:13 AMWSW7:49 PMESE12:42 AMS251,366 mi
26
100%-7:06 AMWSW8:25 PMESE1:28 AMS250,331 mi
27
99%-8:00 AMW8:59 PME2:12 AMS248,946 mi
28
97%-8:55 AMW9:32 PME2:56 AMS247,259 mi
29
92%-9:50 AMW10:06 PME3:40 AMS245,300 mi
30
86%-10:46 AMW10:40 PME4:25 AMS243,081 mi
31
77%-11:44 AMW11:17 PMENE5:10 AMS240,619 mi

Humidity Comfort Levels in August 2018 in Austin

Humidity Comfort Levels in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in August 2018 in Austin

Wind Speed in August 2018 in Austin1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 mph0 mph10 mph10 mph20 mph20 mph30 mph30 mph40 mph40 mphJulSep
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in August 2018 in Austin

Hourly Wind Speed in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 2018 in Austin

Hourly Wind Direction in 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
calmnortheastsouthwest
The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in August 2018 in Austin

Atmospheric Pressure in August 2018 in Austin18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313129.8 inHg29.8 inHg29.9 inHg29.9 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.1 inHg30.1 inHg30.2 inHg30.2 inHgJulSep
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport page.

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