August weather forecast and climate
Carroll Crossroads, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Carroll Crossroads, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 69.1°F (20.6°C) and 88.5°F (31.4°C).

Temperature

In Carroll Crossroads, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 88.5°F (31.4°C). In August, in Carroll Crossroads, the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to an extremely hot 104.7°F (40.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy). 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 Carroll Crossroads, Alabama, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Carroll Crossroads, in August, during 20.1 rainfall days, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 187 rainfall days, and 45.98" (1168mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Carroll Crossroads.

Daylight

In Carroll Crossroads, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Carroll Crossroads, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Carroll Crossroads?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Carroll Crossroads, Alabama, is 88.5°F (31.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 104.7°F (40.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Carroll Crossroads?

In Carroll Crossroads, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How much does it rain in Carroll Crossroads in August?

In Carroll Crossroads, in August, during 20.1 rainfall days, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Carroll Crossroads?

In Carroll Crossroads, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in Carroll Crossroads?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Carroll Crossroads have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Carroll Crossroads is 10.1h.

How high is the UV index in August in Carroll Crossroads?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.4°F).

Average pressure in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

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

Average wind speed in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

Average humidity in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.82"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.52").

Average rainfall days in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

Average snowfall in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.83").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.8 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 - Carroll Crossroads, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.7).

Average sunshine days in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in August - Carroll Crossroads, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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