Average Weather in August in Villanova Italy
Daily high temperatures decrease by 5°F, from 88°F to 83°F, rarely falling below 75°F or exceeding 95°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 88°F on August 3.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 68°F to 63°F, rarely falling below 57°F or exceeding 73°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 68°F on August 5.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Villanova typically range from 68°F to 88°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 32°F to 43°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 Villanova experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 21% to 30%.
The clearest day of the month is August 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 79% of the time.
For reference, on November 25, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 54%, while on July 22, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 80%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Villanova, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is gradually increasing, starting the month at 17% and ending it at 21%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 29% on November 3, and its lowest chance is 17% on August 4.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Villanova is increasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.6 inches or falls below 0.3 inches, and ending the month at 1.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.3 inches or falls below 0.6 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Villanova, 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, 21 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 43 seconds, and weekly decrease of 19 minutes, 0 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 17 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 14 hours, 39 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Villanova is 6:00 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 35 minutes later at 6:35 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:39 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 47 minutes earlier at 7:52 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Villanova 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 5:29 AM and sets 15 hours, 33 minutes later, at 9:02 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:47 AM and sets 8 hours, 50 minutes later, at 4:37 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Villanova is rapidly decreasing during August, falling from 35% to 20% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during August is 36% on August 7.
For reference, on August 7, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 36% of the time, while on November 10, 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 Villanova is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 6.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 1, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.7 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.2 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 6.2 miles per hour on August 10.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
Villanova 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 Villanova is gradually decreasing during August, falling by 2°F, from 79°F to 76°F, over the course of the month.
The highest average surface water temperature during August is 79°F on August 8.
Average Water Temperature in August
The growing season in Villanova typically lasts for 8.8 months (269 days), from around March 4 to around November 28, rarely starting before February 8 or after March 28, and rarely ending before November 9 or after December 19.
The month of August in Villanova 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 Villanova are rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 765°F, from 2,241°F to 3,006°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Villanova is decreasing during August, falling by 1.3 kWh, from 6.8 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 Villanova are 44.500 deg latitude, 11.431 deg longitude, and 138 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Villanova contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 154 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 142 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,663 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (7,106 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Villanova is covered by cropland (67%) and artificial surfaces (31%), within 10 miles by cropland (73%) and artificial surfaces (15%), and within 50 miles by cropland (64%) and trees (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Villanova 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 Villanova.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Villanova 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 Villanova is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Villanova and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (80%, 12 kilometers, west); Forlì Airport (7%, 61 kilometers, southeast); Punta Marina (6%, 69 kilometers, east); Florence Peretola Airport (4.7%, 79 kilometers, south); and Venice Marco Polo Airport (2.2%, 133 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .