August weather forecast and climate
Ironville, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Ironville, Alabama, with average temperature fluctuating between 91°F (32.8°C) and 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Temperature

In Ironville, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 91°F (32.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Ironville, is 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a blistering 112.3°F (44.6°C). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 particularly important for children. 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. 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 Ironville, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 74%.

Rainfall

In Ironville, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 1.42" (36mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Ironville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 125.6 days and collects up to 12.99" (330mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ironville snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Ironville, the average sunshine in August is 10.3h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ironville is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Ironville?

In Ironville, in August, the average high-temperature is 91°F (32.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.2°F (21.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in August is calculated to 112.3°F (44.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ironville?

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

How much does it rain in Ironville in August?

In Ironville, during August, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ironville?

March through November are months without snowfall in Ironville, Alabama.

How many hours of daylight does Ironville have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ironville have in August?

In Ironville, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10.3h.

How high is the UV index in August in Ironville?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Ironville, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Ironville, AL

Average temperature in August - Ironville, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 91°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 71.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Ironville, AL

Average pressure in August - Ironville, 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
Ironville, AL

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Ironville, AL

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in August
Ironville, AL

Average rainfall in August - Ironville, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.42"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in August
Ironville, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Ironville, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Ironville, AL

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.12").
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
Ironville, AL

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.6 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
Ironville, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ironville, 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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ironville, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Ironville, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (23.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ironville, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Ironville, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Ironville, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

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

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Average visibility in August
Ironville, AL

Average visibility in August - Ironville, 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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