August weather forecast and climate
Cecil, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Cecil, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 71.4°F (21.9°C) and an average high of 91°F (32.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 91°F (32.8°C). In Cecil, in August, the average low-temperature is 71.4°F (21.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a scorching 111.4°F (44.1°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged 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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, wind, clothing), 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. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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 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 in Cecil is 73%.

Rainfall

In Cecil, it is raining for 21.2 days, with typically 3.7" (94mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Cecil, there are 166 rainfall days, and 36.38" (924mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Cecil.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In Cecil, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Cecil is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary 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. 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 Cecil?

In Cecil, in August, the average high-temperature is 91°F (32.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.4°F (21.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in August is appraised at 111.4°F (44.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Cecil?

In Cecil, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

How much does it rain in Cecil in August?

In Cecil, during August, the rain falls for 21.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Cecil?

In Cecil, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Cecil have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Cecil have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Cecil, Alabama, is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Cecil?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Cecil, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 91°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 71.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.9°F).

Average pressure in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98").

Average wind speed in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

Average humidity in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

Average rainfall days in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.24").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Cecil, 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: 10.1h).

  • 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: 5.1).

Average sunshine days in August - Cecil, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.3 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.3 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in August - Cecil, 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).