August weather forecast and climate
Baptist Hill, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Baptist Hill, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 72.3°F (22.4°C) and an average high of 92.1°F (33.4°C).

Temperature

In Baptist Hill, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 92.1°F (33.4°C). In Baptist Hill, in August, the average low-temperature is 72.3°F (22.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a life-threatening hot 115.2°F (46.2°C). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, metabolic differences), 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. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. 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

In Baptist Hill, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

Rainfall

In Baptist Hill, Alabama, in August, it is raining for 15.2 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Baptist Hill, there are 153.9 rainfall days, and 33.23" (844mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Baptist Hill is 10.3h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health 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. 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 Baptist Hill?

In August, in Baptist Hill, the average high-temperature is 92.1°F (33.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.3°F (22.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is appraised at 115.2°F (46.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Baptist Hill?

In Baptist Hill, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Baptist Hill?

In Baptist Hill, in August, it is raining for 15.2 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Baptist Hill?

In Baptist Hill, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through October.

How many hours of daylight does Baptist Hill have in August?

In Baptist Hill, the average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Baptist Hill?

In August, the average sunshine in Baptist Hill, Alabama, is 10.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Baptist Hill?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Baptist Hill?

In Baptist Hill, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 92.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.3°F).

Average pressure in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.97"

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

Average wind speed in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

Average humidity in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.24"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and December (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.65").

Average rainfall days in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.43").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 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 - Baptist Hill, 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: 10.3h

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

Average sunshine days in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are 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 - Baptist Hill, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in August - Baptist Hill, 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).