August weather forecast and climate
Hester Heights, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Hester Heights, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 69.1°F (20.6°C) and 88.3°F (31.3°C).

Temperature

In Hester Heights, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Hester Heights, is 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a blistering 104.2°F (40.1°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. 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 Hester Heights, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

Rainfall

In Hester Heights, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 18.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation. In Hester Heights, during the entire year, the rain falls for 176 days and collects up to 41.97" (1066mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In Hester Heights, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Hester Heights is 10h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Hester Heights are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Hester Heights?

In Hester Heights, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hester Heights?

The average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How much does it rain in Hester Heights in August?

In Hester Heights, Alabama, in August, during 18.3 rainfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Hester Heights?

April through October are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Hester Heights have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Hester Heights, Alabama, is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Hester Heights?

In Hester Heights, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Hester Heights?

Months with the highest UV index in Hester Heights, Alabama, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Hester Heights?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Hester Heights, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average temperature in August - Hester Heights, 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 (47.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average pressure in August - Hester Heights, 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").

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Average wind speed in August
Hester Heights, AL

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average humidity in August - Hester Heights, 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
Hester Heights, AL

Average rainfall in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.44").

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Average rainfall days in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average snowfall in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.2 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
Hester Heights, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hester Heights, 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: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average UV index in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Hester Heights, AL

Average visibility in August - Hester Heights, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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