Average Weather in August in Sun Village California, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 96°F to 93°F, rarely falling below 85°F or exceeding 103°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 96°F on August 3.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 68°F to 64°F, rarely falling below 57°F or exceeding 75°F.
For reference, on August 2, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Sun Village typically range from 68°F to 96°F, while on December 26, the coldest day of the year, they range from 33°F to 56°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 Sun Village experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 11% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is August 23, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 90% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 46%, while on September 7, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Sun Village, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is essentially constant, remaining around 2% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 19% on February 20, and its lowest chance is 0% on June 24.
Probability of Precipitation in August
To show variation within the month and not just the monthly total, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Sun Village is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Sun Village, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 56 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 53 seconds, and weekly decrease of 13 minutes, 9 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 12 hours, 55 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 13 hours, 51 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Sun Village is 6:02 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 22 minutes later at 6:24 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 7:53 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 34 minutes earlier at 7:19 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Sun Village during 2018, 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 5:39 AM and sets 14 hours, 28 minutes later, at 8:07 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:54 AM and sets 9 hours, 50 minutes later, at 4:45 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Sun Village is essentially constant during August, remaining around 0% throughout.
The highest chance of a muggy day during August is 1% on August 30.
For reference, on August 29, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% of the time, while on January 1, 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 Sun Village is gradually decreasing during August, decreasing from 7.0 miles per hour to 6.5 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on December 30, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.7 miles per hour, while on September 9, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
Sun Village is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Sun Village is essentially constant during August, remaining around 68°F throughout.
The highest average surface water temperature during August is 68°F on August 23.
Average Water Temperature in August
The growing season in Sun Village typically lasts for 8.3 months (254 days), from around March 12 to around November 21, rarely starting before February 4 or after April 9, and rarely ending before October 31 or after December 14.
The month of August in Sun Village 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 Sun Village are rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 857°F, from 2,790°F to 3,647°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Sun Village is gradually decreasing during August, falling by 0.9 kWh, from 8.0 kWh to 7.2 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 Sun Village are 34.560 deg latitude, -117.957 deg longitude, and 2,730 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Sun Village contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 236 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,730 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (4,163 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,049 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Sun Village is covered by shrubs (98%), within 10 miles by shrubs (86%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (70%) and artificial surfaces (15%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Sun Village 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Sun Village.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Sun Village 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 Sun Village is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Sun Village and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Palmdale United States Air Force Plant 42 Airport (82%, 14 kilometers, northwest); Mount Wilson (5%, 38 kilometers, south); and Southern California Logistics Airport (13%, 53 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .