Columbus Weather In August
The hottest August day in Columbus for the past 71 years was 101 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on August 22, 1983, while the standard high temperature is 84. In the last 71 years the lowest measured August temperature in Columbus was 39 registered on August 29, 1965, and the normal low daily temperature is 63.
According to National Weather Service Columbus August Weather data, on August 1, 1976, the recorded high temperature did not exceed 64 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Columbus in the past 71 years. The Weather Service additionally indicates that on August 6, 2007, the low for the day did not drop below 76 degrees, the highest low recorded in Columbus in the last 71 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Columbus on August First is 86 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of August is 82 degrees. The low measured temperature in Columbus on August First averages 63 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 61 degrees.
Columbus usually receives an average of 3.72 inches of rain during August. August Columbus Weather records indicate that on August 5, 1995 Columbus received 3.17 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in August.