August weather forecast and climate
Mhoontown, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Mhoontown, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 88.3°F (31.3°C) and 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Mhoontown, is 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a scorching 104.2°F (40.1°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, clothing, and pregnancy 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 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. 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 Mhoontown, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Mhoontown, during 17.6 rainfall days, 3.35" (85mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mhoontown, Alabama, there are 170.1 rainfall days, and 40.12" (1019mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Mhoontown snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Mhoontown is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Mhoontown is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Mhoontown are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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 Mhoontown?

In Mhoontown, Alabama, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Mhoontown?

In August, the average relative humidity in Mhoontown is 75%.

How much does it rain in Mhoontown in August?

In Mhoontown, Alabama, in August, it is raining for 17.6 days, with typically 3.35" (85mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Mhoontown?

In Mhoontown snow does not fall in May through October.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Mhoontown?

The average sunshine in August in Mhoontown, Alabama, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Mhoontown?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Mhoontown?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Mhoontown is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Mhoontown, AL

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.9°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
Mhoontown, AL

Average pressure in August - Mhoontown, 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
Mhoontown, AL

Average wind speed in August - Mhoontown, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Mhoontown, AL

Average humidity in August - Mhoontown, 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
Mhoontown, AL

Average rainfall in August - Mhoontown, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in August
Mhoontown, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Mhoontown, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Mhoontown, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.55").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Mhoontown, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.3 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
Mhoontown, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mhoontown, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
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: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Mhoontown, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Mhoontown, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Mhoontown, AL

Average UV index in August - Mhoontown, 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
Mhoontown, AL

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

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
Mhoontown, AL

Average visibility in August - Mhoontown, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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