August weather forecast and climate
Whitehouse, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Whitehouse, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 69.3°F (20.7°C) and an average high of 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In Whitehouse, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 88.9°F (31.6°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a scorching 105.8°F (41°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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, pregnancy). 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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

In Whitehouse, Alabama, in August, it is raining for 19.2 days, with typically 3.54" (90mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Whitehouse, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174.6 days and collects up to 42.8" (1087mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Whitehouse snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Whitehouse is 10.2h.

UV index

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

In August, in Whitehouse, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 88.9°F (31.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in August is estimated at 105.8°F (41°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Whitehouse?

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

How much does it rain in Whitehouse in August?

In Whitehouse, Alabama, during August, the rain falls for 19.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Whitehouse?

In Whitehouse, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Whitehouse have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Whitehouse have in August?

In Whitehouse, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Whitehouse?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Whitehouse, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Whitehouse, AL

Average temperature in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34°F).

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Average pressure in August
Whitehouse, AL

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

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
Whitehouse, AL

Average wind speed in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Whitehouse, AL

Average humidity in August - Whitehouse, 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
Whitehouse, AL

Average rainfall in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.45").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.4").

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Average rainfall days in August
Whitehouse, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Whitehouse, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Whitehouse, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.1 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
Whitehouse, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Whitehouse, 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: 10.2h

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

Average sunshine days in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Whitehouse, AL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Whitehouse, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Whitehouse, AL

Average visibility in August - Whitehouse, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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