August weather forecast and climate
Hatchet Creek, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Hatchet Creek, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 69.4°F (20.8°C) and max 88.3°F (31.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). In Hatchet Creek, Alabama, in August, the average low-temperature is 69.4°F (20.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a scorching 104.2°F (40.1°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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent 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, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. 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 is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 22.2 days and typically aggregates up to 4.37" (111mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Hatchet Creek, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Hatchet Creek. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Hatchet Creek?

In Hatchet Creek, Alabama, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.4°F (20.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hatchet Creek?

The average relative humidity in August in Hatchet Creek, Alabama, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Hatchet Creek in August?

In Hatchet Creek, in August, it is raining for 22.2 days, with typically 4.37" (111mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Hatchet Creek?

The month with the most rainfall in Hatchet Creek, Alabama, is August when the rain falls for 22.2 days and typically aggregates up to 4.37" (111mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Hatchet Creek?

April through November are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Hatchet Creek have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hatchet Creek have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Hatchet Creek is 10.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Hatchet Creek?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Hatchet Creek.

How high is the UV index in August in Hatchet Creek?

In Hatchet Creek, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average temperature in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°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 (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.4°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average pressure in August - Hatchet Creek, 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").

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Average wind speed in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average wind speed in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.3mph

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 (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average humidity in August - Hatchet Creek, 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%).

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Average rainfall in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average rainfall in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.37"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 22.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (24 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average snowfall in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Hatchet Creek, 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 May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hatchet Creek, 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: 10.1h

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

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Average sunshine days in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 6.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average UV index in August - Hatchet Creek, 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).

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Average cloud cover in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Hatchet Creek, AL

Average visibility in August - Hatchet Creek, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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