Durango
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Durango, Mexico

The tranquil Rock Garden in the Jardin de Piedras region of Mexiquillo in Durango, Mexico, with surrounding forestry and a distant skyline
The tranquil Rock Garden in the Jardin de Piedras region of Mexiquillo in Durango, Mexico, with surrounding forestry and a distant skyline
The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Durango, Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average high of 27.6°C (81.7°F) and an average low of 13.7°C (56.7°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 27.6°C (81.7°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 13.7°C (56.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a hot 30.3°C (86.5°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 73%, August is the most humid month in Durango.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 14.1 days and typically aggregates up to 140.2mm (5.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Durango is 12.9h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Durango is 7h.

UV index

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in August in Durango?

In Durango, in August, the average high-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.7°C (56.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is estimated at 30.3°C (86.5°F).

What is the most humid month in Durango?

The most humid month is August, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

What is the average humidity in August in Durango?

In August, the average relative humidity is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Durango?

In Durango, Mexico, in August, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 140.2mm (5.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Durango?

The month with the most rainfall in Durango is August when the rain falls for 14.1 days and typically aggregates up to 140.2mm (5.5") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Durango?

In August, the average length of the day is 12.9h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Durango?

In Durango, the average sunshine in August is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Durango?

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Durango, Mexico.

What is the UV index reading in August in Durango?

In Durango, Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Durango, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (30.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (20.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 13.7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June and July (14°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Durango, Mexico
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (53%).

Average rainfall in August - Durango, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in August: 140.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (140.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (3.8mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Durango, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (0.5 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Durango, Mexico
  • Average daylight in August: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

Average UV index in August - Durango, Mexico
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).