August weather forecast and climate
Blow Gourd, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Blow Gourd, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 87.6°F (30.9°C) and an average low of 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Temperature

In Blow Gourd, Alabama, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 87.6°F (30.9°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a torrid 102.6°F (39.2°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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. 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 exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 20.1 days and typically aggregates up to 4.41" (112mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Blow Gourd snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Blow Gourd is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Blow Gourd, the average sunshine in August is 9.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in August in Blow Gourd?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Blow Gourd, is 87.6°F (30.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 102.6°F (39.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Blow Gourd?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Blow Gourd?

In Blow Gourd, Alabama, in August, it is raining for 20.1 days, with typically 4.41" (112mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Blow Gourd?

The month with the most rainfall in Blow Gourd, Alabama, is August when the rain falls for 20.1 days and typically aggregates up to 4.41" (112mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Blow Gourd?

In Blow Gourd snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Blow Gourd have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Blow Gourd have in August?

In Blow Gourd, the average sunshine in August is 9.8h.

When is the highest UV index in Blow Gourd?

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 Blow Gourd?

In Blow Gourd, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34°F).

Average pressure in August - Blow Gourd, 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 - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in August - Blow Gourd, 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 - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.41"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.41").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.4").

Average rainfall days in August - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

Average snowfall in August - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 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 - Blow Gourd, 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: 9.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in August - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.8 days).

Average UV index in August - Blow Gourd, 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 - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in August - Blow Gourd, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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