Average Weather in August in Flühli Switzerland
The highest daily average high temperature is 66°F on August 4.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 47°F to 44°F, rarely falling below 37°F or exceeding 53°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 47°F on August 1.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Flühli typically range from 47°F to 66°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 18°F to 27°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 Flühli experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 39% to 43%.
The clearest day of the month is August 3, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 61% of the time.
For reference, on May 8, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 61%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 62%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Flühli, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is decreasing, starting the month at 41% and ending it at 36%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 47% on June 12, and its lowest chance is 27% on March 5.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Flühli is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 4.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.6 inches or falls below 2.2 inches, and ending the month at 3.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.8 inches or falls below 2.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Flühli, 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, 29 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 59 seconds, and weekly decrease of 20 minutes, 50 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 23 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 14 hours, 52 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Flühli is 6:07 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 39 minutes later at 6:46 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 9:00 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 51 minutes earlier at 8:09 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Flühli 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 5:33 AM and sets 15 hours, 53 minutes later, at 9:26 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:10 AM and sets 8 hours, 31 minutes later, at 4:41 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Flühli is essentially constant during August, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 9, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August
The average hourly wind speed in Flühli is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 26, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.0 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.6 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 4.6 miles per hour on August 10.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
The growing season in Flühli typically lasts for 4.0 months (122 days), from around May 26 to around September 25, rarely starting before May 7 or after June 15, and rarely ending before September 2 or after October 18.
The month of August in Flühli 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 92% 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 Flühli are increasing during August, increasing by 186°F, from 450°F to 637°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Flühli is decreasing during August, falling by 1.1 kWh, from 6.3 kWh to 5.2 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 Flühli are 46.884 deg latitude, 8.016 deg longitude, and 4,268 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Flühli contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,560 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,895 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,027 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,995 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Flühli is covered by grassland (53%) and trees (40%), within 10 miles by trees (47%) and grassland (44%), and within 50 miles by trees (30%) and cropland (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Flühli 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Flühli.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Flühli 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 Flühli is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Flühli and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Interlaken Airport (31%, 17 kilometers, southeast); Buochs Airport (23%, 31 kilometers, east); Emmen Air Base (22%, 32 kilometers, northeast); and Bern-Belp Airport (24%, 40 kilometers, west).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .