August weather forecast and climate
Coldwater, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Coldwater, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 68.7°F (20.4°C) and max 88.5°F (31.4°C).

Temperature

In Coldwater, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 88.5°F (31.4°C). In August, in Coldwater, the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a blistering 104.7°F (40.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 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, pregnancy), 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. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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 Coldwater, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 20.2 days and typically aggregates up to 3.62" (92mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Coldwater are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Coldwater?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Coldwater, Alabama, is 88.5°F (31.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 104.7°F (40.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Coldwater?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Coldwater?

In Coldwater, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 20.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.62" (92mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Coldwater?

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 20.2 days and accumulates 3.62" (92mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Coldwater?

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

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Coldwater?

In August, the average sunshine in Coldwater is 10.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Coldwater?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Coldwater?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Coldwater is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Coldwater, 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 (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.7°F).

Average pressure in August - Coldwater, 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 - Coldwater, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.1mph).

Average humidity in August - Coldwater, 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 - Coldwater, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.62"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.62").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.81").

Average rainfall days in August - Coldwater, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.79").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 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 - Coldwater, 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average sunshine days in August - Coldwater, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Coldwater, 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, February, November and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Coldwater, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Coldwater, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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