August weather forecast and climate
Leesdale, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Leesdale, 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 essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 69.4°F (20.8°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a sweltering 103.5°F (39.7°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind). 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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. 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

The average relative humidity in Leesdale is 74%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 18.8 days. Throughout August, 3.66" (93mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Leesdale, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173 days and collects up to 41.38" (1051mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Leesdale is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Leesdale, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Leesdale are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
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. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Leesdale?

In Leesdale, 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). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in August is evaluated at 103.5°F (39.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Leesdale?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Leesdale?

In Leesdale, Alabama, in August, it is raining for 18.8 days, with typically 3.66" (93mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Leesdale?

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

What is the average length of the day in August in Leesdale?

In August, the average length of the day in Leesdale is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Leesdale?

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

When is the highest UV index in Leesdale?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Leesdale?

In Leesdale, Alabama, 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 rays.

Average temperature in August
Leesdale, AL

Average temperature in August - Leesdale, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.6°F).

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Average pressure in August
Leesdale, AL

Average pressure in August - Leesdale, 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
Leesdale, AL

Average wind speed in August - Leesdale, 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
Leesdale, AL

Average humidity in August - Leesdale, 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 (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Leesdale, AL

Average rainfall in August - Leesdale, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.66"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.25").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in August
Leesdale, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Leesdale, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Leesdale, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.79").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Leesdale, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.1 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
Leesdale, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Leesdale, 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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Leesdale, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Leesdale, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Leesdale, AL

Average UV index in August - Leesdale, 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 and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Leesdale, AL

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Leesdale, AL

Average visibility in August - Leesdale, 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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