August weather forecast and climate
Eldridge, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Eldridge, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 89.6°F (32°C) and min 70°F (21.1°C).

Temperature

In Eldridge, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 89.6°F (32°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a scorching 107.4°F (41.9°C). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, clothing, wind, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Eldridge is 74%.

Rainfall

In Eldridge, Alabama, during 18.6 rainfall days, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 171.2 rainfall days, and 42.2" (1072mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Eldridge snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Eldridge, Alabama, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Eldridge, Alabama, is 10.1h.

UV index

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

The average high-temperature, in August, is 89.6°F (32°C), while the average low-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 107.4°F (41.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Eldridge?

In August, the average relative humidity in Eldridge, Alabama, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Eldridge in August?

In Eldridge, Alabama, in August, during 18.6 rainfall days, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Eldridge?

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

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

The average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Eldridge?

In Eldridge, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Eldridge?

In Eldridge, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.7°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and April (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

Average humidity in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.15"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.49").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are September and November (2.32").

Average rainfall days in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.5 days).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.9 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 - Eldridge, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.7).

Average sunshine days in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Eldridge, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 30).

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

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