The ozone makes the air unhealthy for “sensitive groups” including young children, older adults, and anyone with a respiratory illness. Global Summary of the Month and Year, Version 1.0. And this August is on track to be the hottest in Denver’s nearly 150 years of records. Denver usually gets a taste of scorching hot weather each year.

Despite the frequency of night frost, Denver usually thaws during the day. Temperatures in the 90s occur from June to September, including on about half of July days. 105 Degrees Highest Temperature in Denver (June 28, 2018, June 26, 2012...June 25, 2012, … Weather this chilly shows up anytime from November to April, with any one month averaging at most six days. An Ozone Action Day has been declared for the Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins areas through 4 p.m. on Wednesday and could be extended into Thursday because of high concentrations of ground level ozone. Denver will be only 9 days away from the record of 73 days set in the hot summer of 2012. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. And temperatures will be toasty statewide. Before the weekend arrives, Colorado will be mainly sunny, dry, and breezy at times on Wednesday and Thursday. (Data Access. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. Most mountain areas will reach the 70s and 80s while the Western Slope and Eastern Plains will be in well into the 90s and could reach 100 degrees in some areas. The average daily high temperature in August is a mild 86 degrees Fahrenheit. Storm chances will remain limited for Denver and the Front Range until Saturday when many areas at lower elevations will experience showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon.

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The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for Denver, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Snow Totals, Snowy Roads And Highways Plagued With Crashes Sunday; CDOT Urges Drivers To Stay Home Monday, Snow Causes Closures On I-25 And U.S. 287 Sunday Morning, Denver Weather: Record Lows Set Nearly 100 Years Ago May Fall By Tuesday. Of the 23 days completed so far this month, 21 of them have been above normal with temperatures reaching at least 90 degrees. The current hottest August on record is from 2011 when the average temperature was 77.0. Annual Weather Averages Near Denver. Some of the rain on the Fourth of July could be heavy for at least a brief period of time. Just 21 days a year typically have highs that don't break through the 32-degree freezing point. DENVER (CBS4) – With an average high temperature near 90 degrees and more than 2 inches of rain, July is usually the hottest and wettest month of the year in Denver. 2016. Temperatures in the 90s occur from June to September, including on about half of July days. Nighttime lows can drop to 32 degrees or less in all but three months a year. Global Summary of the Month and Year, Version 1.0. 1981-2010 U.S. Averages are for Buckley Air Force Base, which is 13 miles from Denver.

©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. And even with the final few days of the month expected to bring somewhat cooler weather in the 80s, it’s likely the August 2020 average will stay above the August 2011 average. By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our. Denver Snowfall Totals & Accumulation Averages.