August weather forecast and climate
Baileyton, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Baileyton, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 88°F (31.1°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 103.6°F (39.8°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, clothing, pregnancy), and activity. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 Baileyton, Alabama, is 76%.

Rainfall

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

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Baileyton, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Baileyton is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Baileyton are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Baileyton?

In August, the average high-temperature is 88°F (31.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is evaluated at 103.6°F (39.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Baileyton?

In Baileyton, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How much does it rain in Baileyton in August?

In August, the rain falls for 18.9 days. Throughout August, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Baileyton?

April through October are months without snowfall in Baileyton.

How many hours of daylight does Baileyton have in August?

In Baileyton, Alabama, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Baileyton?

In Baileyton, the average sunshine in August is 10.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Baileyton?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Baileyton?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Baileyton is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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 - Baileyton, 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).