August weather forecast and climate
Ferguson, AR

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Ferguson, is another tropical month, with average temperature varying between 71.4°F (21.9°C) and 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 88.9°F (31.6°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 71.4°F (21.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a scorching 106.5°F (41.4°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values 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 an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, 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 particularly important for children. 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. 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 August, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 11.1 days. Throughout August, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ferguson, there are 102.7 rainfall days, and 11.02" (280mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January, March through December are months without snowfall in Ferguson.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ferguson, Arkansas, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Ferguson?

In August, in Ferguson, the average high-temperature is 88.9°F (31.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.4°F (21.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is appraised at 106.5°F (41.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ferguson?

The average relative humidity in August in Ferguson is 76%.

How much does it rain in Ferguson in August?

In August, in Ferguson, Arkansas, the rain falls for 11.1 days. Throughout August, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ferguson?

January, March through December are months without snowfall in Ferguson.

What is the average length of the day in August in Ferguson?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ferguson have in August?

In Ferguson, Arkansas, the average sunshine in August is 10.5h.

How high is the UV index in August in Ferguson?

In Ferguson, Arkansas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Ferguson, AR

Average temperature in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 71.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Ferguson, AR

Average pressure in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average pressure in August: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95").

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Average wind speed in August
Ferguson, AR

Average wind speed in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in August
Ferguson, AR

Average humidity in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March and December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

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Average rainfall in August
Ferguson, AR

Average rainfall in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.98"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and July (1.18").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in August
Ferguson, AR

Average rainfall days in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.3 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Ferguson, AR

Average snowfall in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.08").
Months with the least snowfall are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Ferguson, AR

Average snowfall days in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Ferguson, AR

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ferguson, AR
  • 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: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ferguson, AR

Average sunshine days in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (23.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (15.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ferguson, AR

Average UV index in August - Ferguson, AR
  • 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, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Ferguson, AR

Average cloud cover in August - Ferguson, AR
  • Average cloud cover in August: 26

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in August
Ferguson, AR

Average visibility in August - Ferguson, AR
  • 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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