August Weather in Wynyard Canada
Daily high temperatures decrease by 5°F, from 76°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 58°F or exceeding 85°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 5°F, from 55°F to 49°F, rarely falling below 41°F or exceeding 62°F.
For reference, on July 24, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Wynyard typically range from 55°F to 76°F, while on January 11, the coldest day of the year, they range from -3°F to 13°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in August in Wynyard
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 in Wynyard
The month of August in Wynyard experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 31% to 40%.
The clearest day of the month is August 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 69% of the time.
For reference, on February 20, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 73%, while on July 30, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August in Wynyard
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 Wynyard, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is decreasing, starting the month at 23% and ending it at 19%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 31% on July 2, and its lowest chance is 5% on February 13.
Probability of Precipitation in August in Wynyard
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Wynyard is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 1.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.6 inches or falls below 0.6 inches, and ending the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.2 inches or falls below 0.4 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August in Wynyard
Over the course of August in Wynyard, 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, 48 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 3 minutes, 36 seconds, and weekly decrease of 25 minutes, 13 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 37 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 15 hours, 25 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August in Wynyard
The earliest sunrise of the month in Wynyard is 5:20 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 48 minutes later at 6:07 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:44 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 0 minutes earlier at 7:44 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Wynyard during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:37 AM and sets 16 hours, 41 minutes later, at 9:19 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 9:01 AM and sets 7 hours, 47 minutes later, at 4:48 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August in Wynyard
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for August 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August in Wynyard
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Wynyard is essentially constant during August, remaining within 1% of 1% throughout.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% of the time, while on September 13, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August in Wynyard
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Wynyard is gradually increasing during August, increasing from 9.5 miles per hour to 10.3 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on March 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.3 miles per hour, while on July 30, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.5 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August in Wynyard
The hourly average wind direction in Wynyard throughout August is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 35% on August 1.
Wind Direction in August in Wynyard
The growing season in Wynyard typically lasts for 4.1 months (127 days), from around May 17 to around September 20, rarely starting before May 1 or after June 2, and rarely ending before September 1 or after October 9.
The month of August in Wynyard is very likely fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season gradually decreasing from 100% to 91% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in August in Wynyard
The average accumulated growing degree days in Wynyard are increasing during August, increasing by 377°F, from 993°F to 1,370°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August in Wynyard
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Wynyard is decreasing during August, falling by 1.4 kWh, from 6.4 kWh to 5.0 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in August in Wynyard
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Wynyard are 51.767 deg latitude, -104.184 deg longitude, and 1,824 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Wynyard contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 210 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,816 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (489 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (866 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Wynyard is covered by cropland (91%), within 10 miles by cropland (77%) and water (20%), and within 50 miles by cropland (88%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Wynyard, 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 Wynyard.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Wynyard 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 Wynyard is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Wynyard and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Wynyard Marine Aviation Reporting Station (CWOY, 100%, 1.1 kilometers, west); Yorkton Municipal Airport (CYQV, 0.1%, 132 kilometers, southeast); Indian Head (CWBD, 0.1%, 140 kilometers, south); and Hudson Bay Airport (CZHB, 0.1%, 173 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .