August weather forecast and climate
Alexander City, AL

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Alexander City, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 89.2°F (31.8°C) and an average low of 69.8°F (21°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 89.2°F (31.8°C). In Alexander City, in August, the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at an extremely hot 107.1°F (41.7°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Alexander City, Alabama, is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 21.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.41" (112mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Alexander City is 9.9h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Alexander City, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Alexander City?

In August, in Alexander City, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 89.2°F (31.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is estimated at 107.1°F (41.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Alexander City?

In Alexander City, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How much does it rain in Alexander City in August?

In Alexander City, in August, it is raining for 21.9 days, with typically 4.41" (112mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Alexander City?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Alexander City. Rain falls for 21.9 days and accumulates 4.41" (112mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Alexander City?

In Alexander City snow does not fall in March through November.

How many hours of daylight does Alexander City have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Alexander City, Alabama, is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Alexander City have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

How high is the UV index in August in Alexander City?

In Alexander City, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Alexander City, AL

Average temperature in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Alexander City, AL

Average pressure in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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Average wind speed in August
Alexander City, AL

Average wind speed in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Alexander City, AL

Average humidity in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Alexander City, AL

Average rainfall in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.41"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.41").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in August
Alexander City, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Alexander City, AL

Average snowfall in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.39").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Alexander City, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Alexander City, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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Average sunshine days in August
Alexander City, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Alexander City, AL

Average UV index in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Alexander City, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 36

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Alexander City, AL

Average visibility in August - Alexander City, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are July and August (5mi).

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