August weather forecast and climate
Ohatchee, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Ohatchee, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 69.6°F (20.9°C) and 89.1°F (31.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 89.1°F (31.7°C). In Ohatchee, the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at an extremely hot 106.3°F (41.3°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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 August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In August, in Ohatchee, Alabama, the rain falls for 20.1 days. Throughout August, 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ohatchee, Alabama, there are 174.1 rainfall days, and 38.7" (983mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Ohatchee?

In August, in Ohatchee, the average high-temperature is 89.1°F (31.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 106.3°F (41.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ohatchee?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Ohatchee?

In Ohatchee, during August, the rain falls for 20.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.7" (94mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ohatchee?

March through October are months without snowfall in Ohatchee, Alabama.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ohatchee have in August?

In Ohatchee, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ohatchee?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Ohatchee?

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

Average temperature in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average temperature in August - Ohatchee, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.6°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average pressure in August - Ohatchee, 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
Ohatchee, AL

Average wind speed in August - Ohatchee, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Ohatchee, AL

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

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Average rainfall in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average rainfall in August - Ohatchee, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.82").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.2").

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Average rainfall days in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Ohatchee, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Ohatchee, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.59").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Ohatchee, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 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
Ohatchee, AL

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

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Ohatchee, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average UV index in August - Ohatchee, 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
Ohatchee, AL

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
Ohatchee, AL

Average visibility in August - Ohatchee, 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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