August weather forecast and climate
Midfield, AL

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Midfield, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 90.3°F (32.4°C) and 71.6°F (22°C).

Temperature

In Midfield, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 90.3°F (32.4°C). In August, in Midfield, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 71.6°F (22°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a scorching 108.3°F (42.4°C). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like clothing, wind, pregnancy, 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. 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. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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

In Midfield, the average relative humidity in August is 72%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 20.3 days. Throughout August, 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 172.1 rainfall days, and 39.69" (1008mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Midfield snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Midfield is 10.2h.

UV index

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Midfield. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 Midfield?

In Midfield, Alabama, in August, the average high-temperature is 90.3°F (32.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.6°F (22°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 108.3°F (42.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Midfield?

In Midfield, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 72%.

How much does it rain in Midfield in August?

In Midfield, during August, the rain falls for 20.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Midfield?

In Midfield snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Midfield have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Midfield have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Midfield is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Midfield?

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Midfield, Alabama.

What is the UV index reading in August in Midfield?

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

Average temperature in August
Midfield, AL

Average temperature in August - Midfield, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 71.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36°F).

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Average pressure in August
Midfield, AL

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98").

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Average wind speed in August
Midfield, AL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (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
Midfield, AL

Average humidity in August - Midfield, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

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
Midfield, AL

Average rainfall in August - Midfield, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.78"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in August
Midfield, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Midfield, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Midfield, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Midfield, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 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
Midfield, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Midfield, 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: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in August
Midfield, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Midfield, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Midfield, AL

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

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Midfield, AL

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, September and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Midfield, AL

Average visibility in August - Midfield, 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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