August is half over and so far this is a cool month. The average temperature for the month, which includes both the highs and lows, is 67.07° which is 4.66° below average. The average high is 76.87° which is 4.57° below average. The average low temperature was 57.27° which is 4.74° below average.
The first half of the month has been rather dry. Measurable precipitation has been recorded on only three days with a total of less than an inch. So far Grand Rapids, is 0.85 inches below the average.
With all the dry days, sunshine has been in limited abundant. We’re 3.5% above the average for possible sunshine.
The cool and dry trend may change as warmer and wetter weather is likely toward the end of the month.
See the slideshow on the top for more on the August weather.
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