August weather forecast and climate
Wright, AL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Wright, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 68.9°F (20.5°C) and max 88.3°F (31.3°C).

Temperature

In Wright, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C). In August, in Wright, the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a blistering 104.2°F (40.1°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. 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 Wright is 75%.

Rainfall

In August, in Wright, the rain falls for 17.6 days. Throughout August, 3.35" (85mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Wright, during the entire year, the rain falls for 170.1 days and collects up to 40.12" (1019mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Wright snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Wright?

In August, in Wright, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Wright?

In August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Wright?

In Wright, in August, during 17.6 rainfall days, 3.35" (85mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Wright?

In Wright snow does not fall in May through October.

How many hours of daylight does Wright have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Wright?

The average sunshine in August in Wright, Alabama, is 10.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Wright?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Wright?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Wright, Alabama, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Wright, AL

Average temperature in August - Wright, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°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 (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
Wright, AL

Average pressure in August - Wright, 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
Wright, AL

Average wind speed in August - Wright, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Wright, AL

Average humidity in August - Wright, 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
Wright, AL

Average rainfall in August - Wright, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in August
Wright, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Wright, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Wright, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.55").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Wright, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.3 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
Wright, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Wright, 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: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Wright, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Wright, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Wright, AL

Average UV index in August - Wright, 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
Wright, AL

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

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
Wright, AL

Average visibility in August - Wright, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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