August weather forecast and climate
Joffre, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Joffre, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 90.7°F (32.6°C) and min 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Temperature

In Joffre, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 90.7°F (32.6°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a blistering 111°F (43.9°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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like wind, pregnancy, metabolic differences, 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 particularly important for children. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Joffre, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 19.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Joffre, Alabama, there are 168.8 rainfall days, and 38.74" (984mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Joffre, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Joffre, Alabama, is 10h.

UV index

In Joffre, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August 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 Joffre?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Joffre, is 90.7°F (32.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 111°F (43.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Joffre?

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Joffre in August?

In Joffre, Alabama, in August, during 19.8 rainfall days, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Joffre?

In Joffre, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Joffre have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Joffre have in August?

In Joffre, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Joffre?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Joffre, AL

Average temperature in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Joffre, AL

Average pressure in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

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

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Average wind speed in August
Joffre, AL

Average wind speed in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Joffre, AL

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

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

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Average rainfall in August
Joffre, AL

Average rainfall in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.82"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in August
Joffre, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Joffre, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
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
Joffre, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (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
Joffre, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Joffre, 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: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Joffre, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Joffre, AL

Average UV index in August - Joffre, 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 and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Joffre, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Joffre, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Joffre, AL

Average visibility in August - Joffre, 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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