August weather forecast and climate
Three Forks, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Three Forks, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 88°F (31.1°C) and 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Temperature

In Three Forks, Alabama, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 88°F (31.1°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is computed to be a very hot 103.1°F (39.5°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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 is 75%.

Rainfall

In Three Forks, in August, during 18.2 rainfall days, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Three Forks, during the entire year, the rain falls for 178.6 days and collects up to 41.26" (1048mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Three Forks, Alabama, is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Three Forks, Alabama, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Three Forks are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Three Forks?

In Three Forks, Alabama, in August, the average high-temperature is 88°F (31.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is computed to be 103.1°F (39.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Three Forks?

In August, the average relative humidity in Three Forks is 75%.

How much does it rain in Three Forks in August?

In Three Forks, in August, it is raining for 18.2 days, with typically 3.31" (84mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Three Forks?

April through October are months without snowfall in Three Forks.

What is the average length of the day in August in Three Forks?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Three Forks?

In Three Forks, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Three Forks?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Three Forks?

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

Average temperature in August
Three Forks, AL

Average temperature in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Three Forks, AL

Average pressure in August - Three Forks, 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 (29.97").

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Average wind speed in August
Three Forks, AL

Average wind speed in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Three Forks, AL

Average humidity in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are March and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Three Forks, AL

Average rainfall in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.53").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.56").

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Average rainfall days in August
Three Forks, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Three Forks, AL

Average snowfall in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Three Forks, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.4 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
Three Forks, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • 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: 4.7).

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Average sunshine days in August
Three Forks, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.3 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (17.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Three Forks, AL

Average UV index in August - Three Forks, 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
Three Forks, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Three Forks, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
Three Forks, AL

Average visibility in August - Three Forks, 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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