August weather forecast and climate
Blount Springs, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Blount Springs, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average high of 87.4°F (30.8°C) and an average low of 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Temperature

In Blount Springs, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still hot 87.4°F (30.8°C). In Blount Springs, the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 102°F (38.9°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air 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 (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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 Blount Springs is 76%.

Rainfall

In Blount Springs, in August, it is raining for 19.9 days, with typically 3.98" (101mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 177.4 rainfall days, and 41.42" (1052mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Blount Springs snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Blount Springs, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Blount Springs is 10h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Blount Springs are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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 Blount Springs?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 87.4°F (30.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to 102°F (38.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Blount Springs?

The average relative humidity in August in Blount Springs is 76%.

How much does it rain in Blount Springs in August?

In Blount Springs, in August, it is raining for 19.9 days, with typically 3.98" (101mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Blount Springs?

In Blount Springs snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Blount Springs have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Blount Springs, Alabama, is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Blount Springs?

In August, the average sunshine in Blount Springs is 10h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Blount Springs?

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Blount Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.4°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 (48.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34°F).

Average pressure in August - Blount Springs, 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 - Blount Springs, 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 - Blount Springs, 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 - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.21").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.32").

Average rainfall days in August - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.7 days).

Average snowfall in August - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.63").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.4 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 - Blount Springs, 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: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Blount Springs, 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 - Blount Springs, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Blount Springs, 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).