August weather forecast and climate
Stockdale, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Stockdale, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 69.8°F (21°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 89.1°F (31.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Stockdale, Alabama, is 69.8°F (21°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at an extremely hot 106.3°F (41.3°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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and clothing 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 21.2 days and accumulates 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Stockdale snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Stockdale is 10h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Stockdale. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Stockdale?

In August, the average high-temperature is 89.1°F (31.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 106.3°F (41.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Stockdale?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Stockdale?

In August, in Stockdale, the rain falls for 21.2 days. Throughout August, 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Stockdale?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Stockdale, Alabama. Rain falls for 21.2 days and accumulates 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Stockdale?

March through November are months without snowfall.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Stockdale have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Stockdale is 10h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Stockdale?

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

Average temperature in August
Stockdale, AL

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Stockdale, AL

Average pressure in August - Stockdale, 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
Stockdale, AL

Average wind speed in August - Stockdale, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Stockdale, AL

Average humidity in August - Stockdale, 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
Stockdale, AL

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.78").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.13").

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Average rainfall days in August
Stockdale, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Stockdale, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Stockdale, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.87").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Stockdale, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 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
Stockdale, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Stockdale, 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: 10h

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

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Average sunshine days in August
Stockdale, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Stockdale, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.9 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Stockdale, AL

Average UV index in August - Stockdale, 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 January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Stockdale, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Stockdale, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, September and October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Stockdale, AL

Average visibility in August - Stockdale, 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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