August weather forecast and climate
Chances Crossroad, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Chances Crossroad, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 69.3°F (20.7°C) and 88.3°F (31.3°C).

Temperature

In Chances Crossroad, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). In August, in Chances Crossroad, the average low-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a scorching 104.2°F (40.1°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', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', 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, pregnancy, wind, and differences in body mass, height, and shape 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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 Chances Crossroad, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 19.3 days. Throughout August, 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Chances Crossroad, there are 176.2 rainfall days, and 40.43" (1027mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Chances Crossroad, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Chances Crossroad. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Chances Crossroad?

In Chances Crossroad, Alabama, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Chances Crossroad?

In Chances Crossroad, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Chances Crossroad?

In Chances Crossroad, during August, the rain falls for 19.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Chances Crossroad?

In Chances Crossroad, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in Chances Crossroad?

In August, the average length of the day in Chances Crossroad, Alabama, is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chances Crossroad have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Chances Crossroad is 10.3h.

When is the highest UV index in Chances Crossroad?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Chances Crossroad, Alabama.

How high is the UV index in August in Chances Crossroad?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Chances Crossroad, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°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 (48.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.3°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 (34°F).

Average pressure in August - Chances Crossroad, 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 - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.6mph).

Average humidity in August - Chances Crossroad, 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 (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.58"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.21").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.36").

Average rainfall days in August - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

Average snowfall in August - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.5 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 - Chances Crossroad, 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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in August - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.6 days).

Average UV index in August - Chances Crossroad, 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 - Chances Crossroad, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in August - Chances Crossroad, 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).