Detroit Weather In August
The record high temperature in Detroit for the last 52 years in August was 100 degrees Fahrenheit, on August 2, 1988, and the regular high is 81. The record low August temperature in Detroit for the last 52 years was 38 most recently measured on August 29, 1982, and the standard low recorded daily temperature is 62.
United States NWS historical Detroit August Weather data records that on August 27, 1987, the high temperature did not exceed 61 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Detroit in the past 52 years. NWS data also shows that on August 1, 2006, the lowest measured temperature on that day did not drop below 80 degrees, the highest low temperature measured in Detroit in the last 52 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Detroit in August on the first day of the month averages 84 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 79 degrees. The low measured temperature in Detroit on August First averages 62 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 59 degrees.
Detroit receives an average of 3.1 inches of precipitation during August. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by August Detroit Weather data, was 3.21 inches on August 11, 1964.