August weather forecast and climate
Eclectic, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Eclectic, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 71.4°F (21.9°C) and max 91°F (32.8°C).

Temperature

In Eclectic, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 91°F (32.8°C). In Eclectic, the average low-temperature is 71.4°F (21.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to an extremely hot 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind). 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, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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 Eclectic, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

Rainfall

In Eclectic, in August, during 21.2 rainfall days, 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Eclectic, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166 days and collects up to 36.38" (924mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Eclectic snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Eclectic is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Eclectic?

In August, in Eclectic, the average high-temperature is 91°F (32.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.4°F (21.9°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is calculated to 111.4°F (44.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Eclectic?

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

How much does it rain in Eclectic in August?

In August, in Eclectic, Alabama, the rain falls for 21.2 days. Throughout August, 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Eclectic?

In Eclectic snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Eclectic have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Eclectic?

In August, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Eclectic?

In Eclectic, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.1).

Average sunshine days in August - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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 - Eclectic, 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).