August weather forecast and climate
Barfield, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Barfield, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 88.3°F (31.3°C) and min 69.4°F (20.8°C).

Temperature

In Barfield, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). The average low-temperature, is 69.4°F (20.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at a scorching 104.7°F (40.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through 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. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Barfield. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 3.98" (101mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Barfield.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

In Barfield, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Barfield?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 88.3°F (31.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.4°F (20.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 104.7°F (40.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Barfield?

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

How much does it rain in Barfield in August?

In Barfield, Alabama, in August, during 21 rainfall days, 3.98" (101mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Barfield?

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 3.98" (101mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Barfield?

In Barfield snow does not fall in April through November.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Barfield have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Barfield is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Barfield?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Barfield is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Barfield, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Barfield, 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 - Barfield, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.98").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.89").

Average rainfall days in August - Barfield, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.6 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.59").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Barfield, 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 - Barfield, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

Average sunshine days in August - Barfield, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.9 days).

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

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 31).

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

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