August weather forecast and climate
Candlewood Lakes, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Candlewood Lakes, is another hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 89.2°F (31.8°C) and 69.8°F (21°C).

Temperature

In Candlewood Lakes, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 89.2°F (31.8°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 69.8°F (21°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to an extremely hot 106.3°F (41.3°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. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 is 74%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Candlewood Lakes. Rain falls for 17.8 days and accumulates 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Candlewood Lakes is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Candlewood Lakes, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 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 average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Candlewood Lakes?

In August, the average high-temperature is 89.2°F (31.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is estimated at 106.3°F (41.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Candlewood Lakes?

The average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How much does it rain in Candlewood Lakes in August?

In Candlewood Lakes, during August, the rain falls for 17.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Candlewood Lakes?

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 17.8 days and typically aggregates up to 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Candlewood Lakes?

April through October are months without snowfall in Candlewood Lakes, Alabama.

How many hours of daylight does Candlewood Lakes have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Candlewood Lakes have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Candlewood Lakes, Alabama, is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Candlewood Lakes?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Candlewood Lakes?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Candlewood Lakes is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

Average pressure in August - Candlewood Lakes, 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 - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

Average humidity in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.06").

Average rainfall days in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1 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 - Candlewood Lakes, 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: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

Average UV index in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Candlewood Lakes, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in August - Candlewood Lakes, 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).