Average Weather in August in Erda Utah, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 7°F, from 91°F to 85°F, rarely falling below 76°F or exceeding 97°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 6°F, from 68°F to 62°F, rarely falling below 54°F or exceeding 74°F.
For reference, on July 22, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Erda typically range from 68°F to 92°F, while on January 6, the coldest day of the year, they range from 22°F to 34°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 Erda experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 20% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 20% on August 18.
The clearest day of the month is August 18, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 80% of the time.
For reference, on March 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 53%, while on August 18, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 80%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Erda, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is increasing, starting the month at 9% and ending it at 13%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 24% on April 9, and its lowest chance is 6% on July 3.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Erda is essentially constant, remaining about 0.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Erda, 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, 11 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 22 seconds, and weekly decrease of 16 minutes, 34 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 6 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 14 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Erda is 6:26 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 29 minutes later at 6:55 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:43 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 42 minutes earlier at 8:01 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Erda during 2020, but it neither starts nor ends during August, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:58 AM and sets 15 hours, 5 minutes later, at 9:03 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:49 AM and sets 9 hours, 16 minutes later, at 5:05 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Erda is essentially constant during August, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 5, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Erda is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 6.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.0 miles per hour, while on January 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.9 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August
The hourly average wind direction in Erda throughout August is predominantly from the south, with a peak proportion of 42% on August 17.
Wind Direction in August
The growing season in Erda typically lasts for 6.5 months (200 days), from around April 11 to around October 29, rarely starting before March 14 or after May 4, and rarely ending before October 11 or after November 14.
The month of August in Erda 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 Erda are rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 765°F, from 2,020°F to 2,785°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Erda is decreasing during August, falling by 1.1 kWh, from 7.6 kWh to 6.5 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 Erda are 40.613 deg latitude, -112.304 deg longitude, and 4,406 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Erda contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 285 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 4,372 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (5,144 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (7,503 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Erda is covered by cropland (68%) and grassland (21%), within 10 miles by shrubs (30%) and grassland (23%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (47%) and water (16%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Erda 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 Erda.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Erda 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 Erda is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Erda and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Salt Lake City International Airport (67%, 34 kilometers, northeast); Provo Municipal Airport (25%, 66 kilometers, southeast); and Wendover Airport (8%, 147 kilometers, west).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .