August weather forecast and climate
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Woodlawn Heights, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 69.1°F (20.6°C) and max 88.3°F (31.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Woodlawn Heights, Alabama, is 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a blistering 104.2°F (40.1°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, metabolic differences, clothing), and activity. 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 normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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

The average relative humidity in Woodlawn Heights is 75%.

Rainfall

In Woodlawn Heights, during August, the rain falls for 18.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Woodlawn Heights, there are 176 rainfall days, and 41.97" (1066mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Woodlawn Heights, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Woodlawn Heights is 10h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Woodlawn Heights. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Woodlawn Heights?

In August, in Woodlawn Heights, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Woodlawn Heights?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Woodlawn Heights?

In Woodlawn Heights, Alabama, in August, during 18.3 rainfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Woodlawn Heights?

April through October are months without snowfall in Woodlawn Heights, Alabama.

What is the average length of the day in August in Woodlawn Heights?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Woodlawn Heights have in August?

In Woodlawn Heights, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

When is the highest UV index in Woodlawn Heights?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Woodlawn Heights?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Woodlawn Heights, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average temperature in August - Woodlawn Heights, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.1°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
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average pressure in August - Woodlawn Heights, 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
Woodlawn Heights, AL

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

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

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Average humidity in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average humidity in August - Woodlawn Heights, 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 (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average rainfall in August - Woodlawn Heights, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.44").

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Average rainfall days in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Woodlawn Heights, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average snowfall in August - Woodlawn Heights, 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
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Woodlawn Heights, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.2 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
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Woodlawn Heights, 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: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Woodlawn Heights, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average UV index in August - Woodlawn Heights, 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
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Woodlawn Heights, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Woodlawn Heights, AL

Average visibility in August - Woodlawn Heights, 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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