August weather forecast and climate
Apple Grove, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Apple Grove, is also a hot month, with average temperature varying between 67.6°F (19.8°C) and 88°F (31.1°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 88°F (31.1°C). In Apple Grove, the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 103.6°F (39.8°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 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 activity, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 particularly important for children. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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 exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Apple Grove, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

Rainfall

In August, in Apple Grove, the rain falls for 18.9 days. Throughout August, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Apple Grove, there are 172.8 rainfall days, and 41.26" (1048mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Apple Grove, Alabama.

Daylight

In Apple Grove, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Apple Grove is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Apple Grove?

In Apple Grove, in August, the average high-temperature is 88°F (31.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 103.6°F (39.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Apple Grove?

The average relative humidity in August in Apple Grove, Alabama, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Apple Grove?

In Apple Grove, in August, during 18.9 rainfall days, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Apple Grove?

In Apple Grove, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Apple Grove have in August?

In Apple Grove, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Apple Grove?

In August, the average sunshine in Apple Grove is 10.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Apple Grove?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Apple Grove.

How high is the UV index in August in Apple Grove?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Apple Grove, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.4°F).

Average pressure in August - Apple Grove, 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").

Average wind speed in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (7.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.82"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.25").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.32").

Average rainfall days in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.5 days).

Average snowfall in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.83").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

Average UV index in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Apple Grove, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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