August weather forecast and climate
Fairhope, AL

August, the last month of the summer, in Fairhope, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 88.7°F (31.5°C) and an average low of 77.9°F (25.5°C).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 88.7°F (31.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 77.9°F (25.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a scorching 104.5°F (40.3°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air 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 metabolic differences, pregnancy, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 Fairhope, the average relative humidity in August is 74%.

Rainfall

In Fairhope, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 23.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.57" (167mm) of precipitation. In Fairhope, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.3 days and collects up to 44.02" (1118mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Fairhope.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.2h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.7h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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 warmest month in Fairhope?

August is the warmest month in Fairhope, Alabama, with an average high-temperature of 88.7°F (31.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 77.9°F (25.5°C).

What is the temperature in August in Fairhope?

In Fairhope, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.7°F (31.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 77.9°F (25.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to 104.5°F (40.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Fairhope?

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Fairhope in August?

In August, in Fairhope, Alabama, the rain falls for 23.6 days. Throughout August, 6.57" (167mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Fairhope?

February through December are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Fairhope have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.2h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Fairhope?

In August, the average sunshine in Fairhope, Alabama, is 10.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Fairhope?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Fairhope?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Fairhope, Alabama, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (88.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 77.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (45.7°F).

Average pressure in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.97"

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

Average wind speed in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.5mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 6.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (6.69").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.2").

Average rainfall days in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 23.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.12").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.7h

Months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average sunshine days in August - Fairhope, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 6.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.8 days).

Average UV index in August - Fairhope, 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 - Fairhope, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in August - Fairhope, 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).