August weather forecast and climate
Allenton, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Allenton, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 72.1°F (22.3°C) and 92.7°F (33.7°C).

Temperature

In Allenton, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 92.7°F (33.7°C). In Allenton, in August, the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a life-threatening hot 117.9°F (47.7°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Allenton is 74%.

Rainfall

In August, in Allenton, the rain falls for 21.3 days. Throughout August, 3.66" (93mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Allenton, there are 171.5 rainfall days, and 35.47" (901mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Allenton, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Allenton is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Allenton is 10.2h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Allenton. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Allenton?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Allenton, Alabama, is 92.7°F (33.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to 117.9°F (47.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Allenton?

In Allenton, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Allenton?

In Allenton, in August, it is raining for 21.3 days, with typically 3.66" (93mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Allenton?

In Allenton snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Allenton have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Allenton have in August?

In Allenton, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Allenton?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Allenton, Alabama.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Allenton?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Allenton, Alabama, is 7. 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 - Allenton, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 92.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.8°F).

Average humidity in August - Allenton, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Allenton, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.66"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.93").

Average rainfall days in August - Allenton, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in August - Allenton, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Allenton, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

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

Average UV index in August - Allenton, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).