Average Weather in August in Hope Canada
In Hope, the month of August is characterized by gradually falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing by 4°F, from 77°F to 73°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 87°F or dropping below 63°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 77°F on August 4.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 57°F to 54°F, rarely falling below 48°F or exceeding 62°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 57°F on August 2.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Hope typically range from 57°F to 77°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 28°F to 36°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in August
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on August. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in August
The month of August in Hope experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 38% to 48%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 38% on August 3.
The clearest day of the month is August 3, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 62% of the time.
For reference, on November 30, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 79%, while on August 3, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 62%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Hope, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is increasing, starting the month at 15% and ending it at 20%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 60% on November 18, and its lowest chance is 13% on August 11.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Hope is increasing, starting the month at 1.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.2 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 1.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.7 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 1.1 inches on August 2.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Hope, the length of the day is rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 1 hour, 38 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 3 minutes, 17 seconds, and weekly decrease of 22 minutes, 58 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 29 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 15 hours, 8 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Hope is 5:37 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 43 minutes later at 6:20 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:45 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 55 minutes earlier at 7:49 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Hope during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during August, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:59 AM and sets 16 hours, 16 minutes later, at 9:15 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:59 AM and sets 8 hours, 10 minutes later, at 4:09 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Hope is essentially constant during August, remaining around 0% throughout.
The highest chance of a muggy day during August is 1% on August 6.
For reference, on August 6, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% of the time, while on September 6, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August
The average hourly wind speed in Hope is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 3.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on December 29, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.3 miles per hour, while on August 6, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.1 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 3.1 miles per hour on August 9.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
The growing season in Hope typically lasts for 6.9 months (211 days), from around April 9 to around November 6, rarely starting before March 17 or after April 29, and rarely ending before October 18 or after November 25.
The month of August in Hope is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in August
The average accumulated growing degree days in Hope is increasing during August, increasing by 428°F, from 963°F to 1,391°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Hope is decreasing during August, falling by 1.4 kWh, from 6.4 kWh to 4.9 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in August
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Hope are 49.383 deg latitude, -121.441 deg longitude, and 702 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Hope contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 4,403 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 572 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,982 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,758 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Hope is covered by trees (67%) and water (11%), within 10 miles by trees (95%), and within 50 miles by trees (76%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Hope year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Hope.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Hope according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Hope is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Hope and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Hope (46%, 3.5 kilometers, southwest); Hope Aerodrome (46%, 3.5 kilometers, southwest); Princeton Aerodrome (4.5%, 68 kilometers, east); and Lytton, B. C. (3.7%, 95 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .