Edmonton
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Edmonton, Canada

The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
August, the last month of the summer, in Edmonton, is also an agreeable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.6°C (72.7°F) and 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - an agreeable 22.6°C (72.7°F). In August, in Edmonton, the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Humidity

In Edmonton, Canada, the average relative humidity is 51.4%.

Rainfall

In Edmonton, in August, during 11.1 rainfall days, 61.8mm (2.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Edmonton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77.1 days and collects up to 347.7mm (13.7") of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through August are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Edmonton, Canada, the average length of the day is 14.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9.1h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Edmonton?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Edmonton, is 22.6°C (72.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Edmonton?

In August, the average relative humidity in Edmonton, Canada, is 51.4%.

How many days does it rain in August in Edmonton?

In August, in Edmonton, the rain falls for 11.1 days. Throughout August, 61.8mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Edmonton in August?

In Edmonton, Canada, in August, it doesn't snow. In September, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Edmonton?

In Edmonton snow does not fall in June through August.

How many hours of daylight does Edmonton have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Edmonton is 14.7h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Edmonton?

The average sunshine in August in Edmonton, Canada, is 9.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 22.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 11.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.8°C).

Average humidity in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average humidity in August: 51.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (65.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (40.4%).

Average rainfall in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 61.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (93.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and December (0.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (245mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 14.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

Average UV index in August - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).