August weather forecast and climate
Vida, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Vida, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 90.7°F (32.6°C) and min 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Temperature

In Vida, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 90.7°F (32.6°C). In Vida, in August, the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at an extremely hot 111°F (43.9°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. 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind). 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Vida, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In August, in Vida, Alabama, the rain falls for 19.8 days. Throughout August, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 168.8 rainfall days, and 38.74" (984mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Vida is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In Vida, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Vida?

In Vida, in August, the average high-temperature is 90.7°F (32.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 111°F (43.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Vida?

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Vida?

In Vida, in August, during 19.8 rainfall days, 3.82" (97mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Vida?

April through November are months without snowfall in Vida.

How many hours of daylight does Vida have in August?

The average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Vida?

In Vida, Alabama, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

How high is the UV index in August in Vida?

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

Average temperature in August
Vida, AL

Average temperature in August - Vida, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Vida, AL

Average pressure in August - Vida, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in August
Vida, AL

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Vida, AL

Average humidity in August - Vida, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in August
Vida, AL

Average rainfall in August - Vida, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.82"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in August
Vida, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Vida, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Vida, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
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
Vida, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 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
Vida, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Vida, 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

The month with the most sunshine is June (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
Vida, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Vida, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Vida, AL

Average UV index in August - Vida, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Vida, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Vida, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Vida, AL

Average visibility in August - Vida, 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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