August means more heat in Tucson. The average temp actually dips too 99F in July but then goes up to 100F/38C in August.

This was yesterday's temp:

We haven't had a whole lotta rain out of the August Monsoon so far this year. Hence some cactus is suffering badly.

This stained glass piece depicts the August heat.

Though I bought it in Palm Springs a few years ago. I could be Tucson with the sun and mountains BUT it has a mid century style which is so Palm Springs.

Of course there had to be a cat pic. Ketley has found a new place to chill this August.

Her limp tail has fallen in the frog pot.