Average Weather in August in Corrigan Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 94°F to 92°F, rarely falling below 86°F or exceeding 99°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 94°F on August 12.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 73°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 67°F or exceeding 77°F.
For reference, on August 11, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Corrigan typically range from 73°F to 94°F, while on January 6, the coldest day of the year, they range from 41°F to 60°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 Corrigan experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 41% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is August 2, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 60% of the time.
For reference, on January 9, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49%, while on October 9, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 71%.
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 Corrigan, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is gradually increasing, starting the month at 28% and ending it at 31%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 38% on June 18, and its lowest chance is 23% on September 29.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Corrigan is increasing, starting the month at 2.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.9 inches or falls below 0.6 inches, and ending the month at 3.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.2 inches or falls below 1.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Corrigan, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 49 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 38 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 26 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 12 hours, 49 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 13 hours, 38 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Corrigan is 6:36 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 18 minutes later at 6:54 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:14 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 31 minutes earlier at 7:43 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Corrigan 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 6:16 AM and sets 14 hours, 10 minutes later, at 8:26 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:13 AM and sets 10 hours, 8 minutes later, at 5:21 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Corrigan is decreasing during August, falling from 96% to 86% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 23, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 97% of the time, while on January 23, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 2% 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 Corrigan is essentially constant during August, remaining around 3.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 1, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.2 miles per hour, while on August 16, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.5 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during August is 3.5 miles per hour on August 16.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
The growing season in Corrigan typically lasts for 8.9 months (268 days), from around February 28 to around November 23, rarely starting before February 1 or after March 23, and rarely ending before October 31 or after December 16.
The month of August in Corrigan 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 Corrigan are very rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 904°F, from 3,766°F to 4,669°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Corrigan is gradually decreasing during August, falling by 0.7 kWh, from 6.3 kWh to 5.7 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 Corrigan are 30.997 deg latitude, -94.827 deg longitude, and 246 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Corrigan contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 141 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 242 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (308 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (571 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Corrigan is covered by trees (72%), artificial surfaces (12%), and herbaceous vegetation (10%), within 10 miles by trees (75%) and herbaceous vegetation (18%), and within 50 miles by trees (57%) and herbaceous vegetation (20%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Corrigan 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 Corrigan.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Corrigan 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 Corrigan is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Corrigan and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Angelina County Airport (55%, 28 kilometers, north); Houston County Airport (15%, 65 kilometers, northwest); Jasper, Jasper County-Bell Field Airport (12%, 77 kilometers, east); Huntsville Municipal Airport (12%, 78 kilometers, west); and Beaumont Municipal Airport (6%, 119 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .