August weather forecast and climate
Rock Mills, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Rock Mills, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 88.5°F (31.4°C) and min 69.6°F (20.9°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 88.5°F (31.4°C). In August, in Rock Mills, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a blistering 104.7°F (40.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like wind, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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 in Rock Mills, Alabama, is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Rock Mills is August when the rain falls for 21.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Rock Mills snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Rock Mills is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Rock Mills are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Rock Mills?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 88.5°F (31.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 104.7°F (40.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Rock Mills?

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

How much does it rain in Rock Mills in August?

In August, in Rock Mills, Alabama, the rain falls for 21.9 days. Throughout August, 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Rock Mills?

The month with the most rainfall in Rock Mills is August when the rain falls for 21.9 days and typically aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Rock Mills?

April through November are months without snowfall in Rock Mills.

How many hours of daylight does Rock Mills have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Rock Mills, Alabama, is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Rock Mills?

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

What are the months with the highest UV index in Rock Mills?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Rock Mills?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Rock Mills, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average temperature in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.4°F).

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Average pressure in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average pressure in August - Rock Mills, 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
Rock Mills, AL

Average wind speed in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average humidity in August - Rock Mills, 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
Rock Mills, AL

Average rainfall in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average snowfall in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.47").
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
Rock Mills, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.3 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
Rock Mills, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Rock Mills, 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: 10.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5).

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Average sunshine days in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average UV index in August - Rock Mills, 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, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Rock Mills, AL

Average visibility in August - Rock Mills, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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