August weather forecast and climate
Arkwright, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Arkwright, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 69.8°F (21°C) and 89.2°F (31.8°C).

Temperature

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

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a scorching 107.1°F (41.7°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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

In Arkwright, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Arkwright is August when the rain falls for 21.4 days and typically aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Arkwright, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard 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 against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Arkwright?

In August, in Arkwright, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 89.2°F (31.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is calculated to 107.1°F (41.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Arkwright?

The average relative humidity in August in Arkwright, Alabama, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Arkwright in August?

In Arkwright, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 21.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Arkwright?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Arkwright, Alabama. Rain falls for 21.4 days and accumulates 4.13" (105mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Arkwright?

April through October are months without snowfall in Arkwright.

What is the average length of the day in August in Arkwright?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Arkwright have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Arkwright is 10h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Arkwright?

In Arkwright, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Arkwright, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

Average pressure in August - Arkwright, 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 - Arkwright, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Arkwright, 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%).

Average rainfall in August - Arkwright, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.28").

Average rainfall days in August - Arkwright, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.3 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 - Arkwright, 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: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average sunshine days in August - Arkwright, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Arkwright, 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, February and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Arkwright, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

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

Average visibility in August - Arkwright, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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