August weather forecast and climate
Avant, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Avant, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average high of 90.7°F (32.6°C) and an average low of 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Temperature

In Avant, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 90.7°F (32.6°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a blistering 112.6°F (44.8°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. 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 a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing), and activity. 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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 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 August is 76%.

Rainfall

Months with the most rainfall in Avant are August and December, with an average 3.94" (100mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Avant snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Avant?

In August, in Avant, the average high-temperature is 90.7°F (32.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 112.6°F (44.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Avant?

In August, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Avant?

In Avant, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 21.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.94" (100mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Avant?

The wettest months are August and December, with an average 3.94" (100mm) of rainfall.

When it does not snow in Avant?

In Avant snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Avant have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Avant have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 10.4h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Avant are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Avant?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Avant, Alabama, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Avant, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39°F).

Average pressure in August - Avant, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.97"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97").

Average wind speed in August - Avant, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.6mph).

Average humidity in August - Avant, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Avant, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.94"

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

Average rainfall days in August - Avant, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.3 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.4 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 - Avant, 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: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.1).

Average sunshine days in August - Avant, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.4 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in August - Avant, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in August - Avant, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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