August weather forecast and climate
Sipsey, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Sipsey, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 90.1°F (32.3°C) and 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 90.1°F (32.3°C). In Sipsey, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to a blistering 108.5°F (42.5°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', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. 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 exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Sipsey is 73%.

Rainfall

Months with the most rainfall in Sipsey are July and August, with an average 1.46" (37mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Sipsey snow does not fall in March through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Sipsey is 10.4h.

UV index

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Sipsey. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Sipsey?

In August, in Sipsey, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 90.1°F (32.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in August is calculated to 108.5°F (42.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Sipsey?

In August, the average relative humidity in Sipsey is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Sipsey?

In Sipsey, in August, it is raining for 14.3 days, with typically 1.46" (37mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Sipsey?

Months with the most rainfall in Sipsey, Alabama, are July and August, with an average 1.46" (37mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Sipsey?

March through October are months without snowfall in Sipsey.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sipsey have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Sipsey is 10.4h.

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

July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Sipsey?

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

Average temperature in August
Sipsey, AL

Average temperature in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.3°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Sipsey, AL

Average pressure in August - Sipsey, 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
Sipsey, AL

Average wind speed in August - Sipsey, 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
Sipsey, AL

Average humidity in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in August
Sipsey, AL

Average rainfall in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.46"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (1.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in August
Sipsey, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are October and November (7.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Sipsey, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
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
Sipsey, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Sipsey, 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 April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Sipsey, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sipsey, 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: 10.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Sipsey, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Sipsey, AL

Average UV index in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Sipsey, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Sipsey, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
Sipsey, AL

Average visibility in August - Sipsey, 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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