Average Weather in August in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan France
Daily high temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 81°F to 78°F, rarely falling below 69°F or exceeding 91°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 81°F on August 4.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 59°F to 56°F, rarely falling below 48°F or exceeding 65°F.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan typically range from 59°F to 81°F, while on February 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 35°F to 50°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
Vancouver, Washington, United States (5,278 miles away) and Mount Beauty, Australia (10,638 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan (view comparison).
The month of August in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 28% to 36%.
The clearest day of the month is August 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 72% of the time.
For reference, on January 5, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 67%, while on July 24, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 73%.
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 Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is gradually increasing, starting the month at 18% and ending it at 21%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 34% on May 9, and its lowest chance is 17% on July 30.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is essentially constant, remaining about 1.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.2 inches or falling below 0.4 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan, 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, 23 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 47 seconds, and weekly decrease of 19 minutes, 26 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 18 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 14 hours, 41 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is 6:43 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 36 minutes later at 7:19 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 9:25 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 48 minutes earlier at 8:37 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan 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 6:11 AM and sets 15 hours, 37 minutes later, at 9:49 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:33 AM and sets 8 hours, 46 minutes later, at 5:19 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
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
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is gradually decreasing during August, falling from 11% to 7% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during August is 12% on August 5.
For reference, on August 5, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 12% of the time, while on November 13, 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 Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 7.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 3, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.5 miles per hour, while on August 8, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.1 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 7.1 miles per hour on August 8.
Average Wind Speed in August
The hourly average wind direction in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan throughout August is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 41% on August 12.
Wind Direction in August
The growing season in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan typically lasts for 7.3 months (224 days), from around March 31 to around November 10, rarely starting before March 10 or after April 22, and rarely ending before October 18 or after December 21.
The month of August in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan 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 Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan are rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 562°F, from 1,656°F to 2,218°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is decreasing during August, falling by 1.2 kWh, from 6.7 kWh to 5.5 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 Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan are 45.033 deg latitude, 0.350 deg longitude, and 190 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 322 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 212 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (610 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,611 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is covered by cropland (54%), trees (18%), artificial surfaces (16%), and grassland (12%), within 10 miles by trees (58%) and cropland (32%), and within 50 miles by cropland (54%) and trees (33%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan, 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 Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan 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 Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Saint-Médard-de-Mussidan and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Bergerac-Roumanière (65%, 27 kilometers, southeast); Angoulême – Cognac International Airport (13%, 77 kilometers, north); Cognac-Châteaubernard Air Base (11%, 87 kilometers, northwest); and Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport (11%, 87 kilometers, west).
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