August weather forecast and climate
Ashby, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Ashby, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 90.3°F (32.4°C) and 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Temperature

In Ashby, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 90.3°F (32.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Ashby, Alabama, is 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a scorching 109.8°F (43.2°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, wind, and pregnancy 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. 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

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

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Ashby is August when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Ashby, Alabama, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ashby is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 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 Ashby?

In August, in Ashby, the average high-temperature is 90.3°F (32.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.2°F (21.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 109.8°F (43.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ashby?

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

How much does it rain in Ashby in August?

In Ashby, during August, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Ashby?

The month with the most rainfall in Ashby is August when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ashby?

In Ashby snow does not fall in March through November.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Ashby?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Ashby?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ashby, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 71.2°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.3°F).

Average pressure in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in August - Ashby, 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 (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.98").

Average rainfall days in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.12").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Ashby, 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).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ashby, 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: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

Average sunshine days in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

Average cloud cover in August - Ashby, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in August - Ashby, 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).