August weather forecast and climate
Clopton, AL

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Clopton, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 90.1°F (32.3°C) and min 73°F (22.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 90.1°F (32.3°C). In August, in Clopton, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at an extremely hot 109.9°F (43.3°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. 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 what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, wind, pregnancy, 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 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Clopton, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Clopton. Rain falls for 16.8 days and accumulates 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Clopton snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Clopton is 10.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Clopton are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
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 Clopton?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Clopton, is 90.1°F (32.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 109.9°F (43.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Clopton?

In Clopton, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Clopton?

In Clopton, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 16.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Clopton?

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 16.8 days and accumulates 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Clopton?

In Clopton, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through December.

What is the average length of the day in August in Clopton?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Clopton?

The average sunshine in August in Clopton, Alabama, is 10.3h.

When is the highest UV index in Clopton?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Clopton, Alabama.

How high is the UV index in August in Clopton?

In Clopton, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 73°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.4°F).

Average pressure in August - Clopton, 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 - Clopton, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.3mph).

Average humidity in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.01"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.01").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are September and November (0.67").

Average rainfall days in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.1 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January, February and December (0.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.3h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.3).

Average sunshine days in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.4 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

Average cloud cover in August - Clopton, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in August - Clopton, 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).