Average Weather in August in Encamp Andorra
In Encamp, the month of August is characterized by gradually falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing by 3°F, from 68°F to 64°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 75°F or dropping below 55°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 68°F on August 5.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 46°F to 43°F, rarely falling below 36°F or exceeding 51°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 46°F on August 5.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Encamp typically range from 46°F to 68°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 18°F to 33°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 Encamp experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 28% to 40%.
The clearest day of the month is August 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 72% of the time.
For reference, on November 1, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 73%.
Cloud Cover in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Encamp, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is gradually increasing, starting the month at 16% and ending it at 20%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 28% on May 4, and its lowest chance is 14% on July 20.
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 Encamp is essentially constant, remaining about 1.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.3 inches or falling below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Encamp, 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, 16 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 32 seconds, and weekly decrease of 17 minutes, 42 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 12 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 14 hours, 28 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Encamp is 6:45 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 32 minutes later at 7:17 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 9:13 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 44 minutes earlier at 8:29 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Encamp during 2017, 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 6:16 AM and sets 15 hours, 18 minutes later, at 9:34 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:20 AM and sets 9 hours, 3 minutes later, at 5:23 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Encamp is essentially constant during August, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August
The average hourly wind speed in Encamp is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 2.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 6, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.2 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.8 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 2.8 miles per hour on August 27.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Encamp is decreasing during August, falling by 1.2 kWh, from 7.0 kWh to 5.8 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 Encamp are 42.535 deg latitude, 1.580 deg longitude, and 6,001 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Encamp contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 4,324 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,788 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,906 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,640 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Encamp is covered by trees (90%), within 10 miles by trees (35%) and grassland (26%), and within 50 miles by trees (52%) and grassland (16%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Encamp 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 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Encamp.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Encamp 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 Encamp is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Encamp and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint-Girons - Antichan (28%, 66 kilometers, northwest); Carcassonne-Salvaza (20%, 96 kilometers, northeast); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (18%, 108 kilometers, east); Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (18%, 120 kilometers, southeast); and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (15%, 144 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .