August weather forecast and climate
Hugo, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Hugo, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average high of 92.3°F (33.5°C) and an average low of 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 92.3°F (33.5°C). In August, in Hugo, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a blazing hot 115.7°F (46.5°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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 August, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Hugo, during August, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 164.6 rainfall days, and 35" (889mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Hugo, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Hugo is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In Hugo, the average sunshine is 10.5h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Hugo, Alabama. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Hugo?

In Hugo, in August, the average high-temperature is 92.3°F (33.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is estimated at 115.7°F (46.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hugo?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Hugo?

In August, the rain falls for 19 days. Throughout August, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Hugo?

In Hugo snow does not fall in March through November.

How many hours of daylight does Hugo have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hugo have in August?

In Hugo, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10.5h.

When is the highest UV index in Hugo?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Hugo?

In Hugo, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Hugo, AL

Average temperature in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 92.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.5°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in August
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Average wind speed in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February, March and April (7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
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Average humidity in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in August
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Average rainfall in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.19"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.5").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in August
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Average rainfall days in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and December (0.35").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Hugo, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
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Average sunshine days in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hugo, AL

Average UV index in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
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Average cloud cover in August - Hugo, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
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Average visibility in August - Hugo, 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).

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