Average Weather in August in Kirovsk Russia
Daily high temperatures decrease by 8°F, from 73°F to 65°F, rarely falling below 56°F or exceeding 82°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 6°F, from 54°F to 48°F, rarely falling below 40°F or exceeding 61°F.
For reference, on July 25, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Kirovsk typically range from 54°F to 74°F, while on February 5, the coldest day of the year, they range from 11°F to 23°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
Prince George, Canada (4,446 miles away); Laurium, Michigan, United States (4,297 miles); and Washington, Vermont, United States (4,066 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Kirovsk (view comparison).
The month of August in Kirovsk experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 46% to 53%.
The clearest day of the month is August 4, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 54% of the time.
For reference, on January 24, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 81%, while on July 18, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 56%.
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 Kirovsk, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 35% and ending it at 33%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 37% on August 14, and its lowest chance is 17% on February 24.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Kirovsk is essentially constant, remaining about 2.7 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.9 inches or falling below 0.9 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Kirovsk, the length of the day is very rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 2 hours, 35 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 5 minutes, 9 seconds, and weekly decrease of 36 minutes, 6 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 14 hours, 13 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 16 hours, 48 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Kirovsk is 4:37 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 11 minutes later at 5:48 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 9:25 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 23 minutes earlier at 8:02 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Kirovsk during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 3:33 AM and sets 18 hours, 49 minutes later, at 10:22 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 9:56 AM and sets 5 hours, 55 minutes later, at 3:51 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for August 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Kirovsk is gradually decreasing during August, falling from 4% to 1% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 25, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 5% 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Kirovsk is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.9 miles per hour, while on July 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August
The hourly average wind direction in Kirovsk throughout August is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 34% on August 16.
Wind Direction in August
Kirovsk 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 Kirovsk is essentially constant during August, remaining within 1°F of 61°F throughout.
The highest average surface water temperature during August is 62°F on August 14.
Average Water Temperature in August
The growing season in Kirovsk typically lasts for 4.6 months (141 days), from around May 12 to around October 1, rarely starting before April 22 or after June 1, and rarely ending before September 10 or after October 19.
The month of August in Kirovsk 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 96% 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 Kirovsk are increasing during August, increasing by 344°F, from 993°F to 1,336°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Kirovsk is rapidly decreasing during August, falling by 1.6 kWh, from 5.3 kWh to 3.7 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 Kirovsk are 59.881 deg latitude, 30.995 deg longitude, and 72 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Kirovsk contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 131 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 72 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (210 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (686 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Kirovsk is covered by trees (81%), within 10 miles by trees (77%) and water (12%), and within 50 miles by trees (62%) and water (23%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Kirovsk, 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 is only a single weather station, Rzhevka Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Kirovsk.
At a distance of 26 kilometers from Kirovsk, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.
The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and Kirovsk according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.
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