August weather forecast and climate
Coosada, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Coosada, is another hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 72.1°F (22.3°C) and 91°F (32.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 91°F (32.8°C). In Coosada, the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a scorching 111.4°F (44.1°C). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent 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, clothing, 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 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. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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

The average relative humidity in Coosada is 73%.

Rainfall

In Coosada, during August, the rain falls for 19.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation. In Coosada, Alabama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.7 days and collects up to 36.54" (928mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Coosada.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Coosada is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
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. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Coosada?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Coosada, Alabama, is 91°F (32.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in August is calculated to 111.4°F (44.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Coosada?

The average relative humidity in August in Coosada is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Coosada?

In Coosada, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 19.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Coosada?

April through November are months without snowfall in Coosada, Alabama.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Coosada?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Coosada?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.5°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

Average humidity in August - Coosada, 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 - Coosada, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.23"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.9").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

Average rainfall days in August - Coosada, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 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 - Coosada, 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average sunshine days in August - Coosada, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

Average UV index in August - Coosada, 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 - Coosada, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in August - Coosada, 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).