Columbia Weather In August
The hottest August day in Columbia for the past 41 years was 107 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on August 15, 2007, while the typical high temperature is 87. In the last 41 years the lowest measured August temperature in Columbia was 53 most recently encountered on August 25, 1969, and the regular low is 64.
United States National Weather Service historical Columbia August weather data indicates that on August 31, 1986, the measured high temperature did not exceed 66 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Columbia in the past 41 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on August 8, 2007, the low for the day was not measured below 80 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Columbia in the last 41 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Columbia on August First is 92 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of August is 89 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Columbia on August First averages 71 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of August averages 68 degrees.
Columbia typically receives an average of 3.75 inches of rain during the month. The most precipitation recorded on a single day in August, according to August Columbia Weather data, was 5.03 inches on August 18, 1965.