Average Weather in August in Meranges Spain
Daily high temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 67°F to 64°F, rarely falling below 55°F or exceeding 75°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 67°F on August 5.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 45°F to 42°F, rarely falling below 36°F or exceeding 50°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 45°F on August 5.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Meranges typically range from 45°F to 67°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 17°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
Cordova, Alaska, United States (5,095 miles away); Whistler, Canada (5,232 miles); and Mountain Village, Colorado, United States (5,349 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Meranges (view comparison).
The month of August in Meranges experiences rapidly increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 29% to 41%.
The clearest day of the month is August 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 71% 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 Categories in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Meranges, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is increasing, starting the month at 16% and ending it at 20%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 27% on May 8, and its lowest chance is 14% on July 20.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Meranges 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 Meranges, 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, 15 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 31 seconds, and weekly decrease of 17 minutes, 37 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 Meranges is 6:44 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 32 minutes later at 7:16 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 9:12 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 44 minutes earlier at 8:28 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Meranges during 2018, 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 6:15 AM and sets 15 hours, 18 minutes later, at 9:33 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:18 AM and sets 9 hours, 4 minutes later, at 5:22 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Meranges is essentially constant during August, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August
The average hourly wind speed in Meranges is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 5.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.8 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.0 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 5.0 miles per hour on August 27.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
Meranges is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Meranges is essentially constant during August, remaining around 76°F throughout.
The highest average surface water temperature during August is 77°F on August 14.
Average Water Temperature in August
The growing season in Meranges typically lasts for 3.2 months (99 days), from around June 11 to around September 18, rarely starting before May 22 or after July 2, and rarely ending before August 27 or after October 9.
The month of August in Meranges is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season decreasing from 99% to 85% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in August
The average accumulated growing degree days in Meranges are increasing during August, increasing by 195°F, from 377°F to 572°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Meranges 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 Meranges are 42.445 deg latitude, 1.788 deg longitude, and 6,316 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Meranges contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,999 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 6,060 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,722 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,885 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Meranges is covered by trees (51%) and shrubs (32%), within 10 miles by trees (34%) and grassland (24%), and within 50 miles by trees (55%) and cropland (16%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Meranges 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 Meranges.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Meranges 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 Meranges is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Meranges and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint-Girons - Antichan (25%, 84 kilometers, northwest); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (19%, 95 kilometers, east); Carcassonne-Salvaza (20%, 96 kilometers, northeast); Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (20%, 101 kilometers, southeast); and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (16%, 130 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .