August Weather in Picardías Mexico
Daily high temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 91°F to 89°F, rarely falling below 84°F or exceeding 95°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 70°F, rarely falling below 66°F or exceeding 74°F.
For reference, on June 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Picardías typically range from 70°F to 95°F, while on January 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 45°F to 71°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in August in Picardías
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 Picardías
The month of August in Picardías experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 54% to 59%.
The clearest day of the month is August 7, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 46% of the time.
For reference, on September 6, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60%, while on May 30, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 77%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August in Picardías
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 Picardías, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is essentially constant, remaining around 30% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on July 16, and its lowest chance is 1% on February 19.
Probability of Precipitation in August in Picardías
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 Picardías is essentially constant, remaining about 2.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.2 inches or falling below 0.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August in Picardías
Over the course of August in Picardías, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 39 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 17 seconds, and weekly decrease of 9 minutes, 0 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 12 hours, 39 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 13 hours, 18 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August in Picardías
The earliest sunrise of the month in Picardías is 7:21 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 13 minutes later at 7:34 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:38 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 25 minutes earlier at 8:13 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Picardías during 2021, 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 7:04 AM and sets 13 hours, 43 minutes later, at 8:47 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:35 AM and sets 10 hours, 34 minutes later, at 6:09 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August in Picardías
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 Picardías
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Picardías is essentially constant during August, remaining within 1% of 11% throughout.
The highest chance of a muggy day during August is 12% on August 27.
For reference, on August 27, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 12% of the time, while on November 23, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August in Picardías
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Picardías is essentially constant during August, remaining around 7.0 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 10, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.7 miles per hour, while on October 26, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.0 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August in Picardías
The hourly average wind direction in Picardías throughout August is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 64% on August 18.
Wind Direction in August in Picardías
While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in Picardías over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 2, with a 78% chance.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in August in Picardías
The average accumulated growing degree days in Picardías are rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 875°F, from 4,730°F to 5,605°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August in Picardías
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Picardías is gradually decreasing during August, falling by 0.5 kWh, from 6.9 kWh to 6.4 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in August in Picardías
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Picardías are 25.325 deg latitude, -103.486 deg longitude, and 3,934 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Picardías contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,306 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 4,265 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (3,599 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,716 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Picardías is covered by shrubs (87%) and cropland (12%), within 10 miles by shrubs (90%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (76%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Picardías, 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Picardías.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Picardías 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 Picardías is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Picardías and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Francisco Sarabia International Airport (MMTC, 94%, 28 kilometers, north) and Durango International Airport (MMDO, 6%, 170 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .