August weather forecast and climate
Scott, AR

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Scott, Arkansas, with average temperature varying between 71.2°F (21.8°C) and 90.9°F (32.7°C).

Temperature

In Scott, Arkansas, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 90.9°F (32.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Scott, is 71.2°F (21.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a scorching 110.1°F (43.4°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', 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, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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. 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 Scott, the average relative humidity in August is 72%.

Rainfall

In Scott, it is raining for 15.3 days, with typically 2.01" (51mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Scott, Arkansas, there are 133.5 rainfall days, and 18.94" (481mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Scott, Arkansas, snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Scott, the average sunshine in August is 10.7h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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 Scott?

In Scott, Arkansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 90.9°F (32.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 71.2°F (21.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to 110.1°F (43.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Scott?

The average relative humidity in August is 72%.

How much does it rain in Scott in August?

In August, the rain falls for 15.3 days. Throughout August, 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Scott?

In Scott snow does not fall in April through November.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Scott have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Scott, Arkansas, is 10.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Scott?

In Scott, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Scott, AR

Average temperature in August - Scott, AR
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 71.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Scott, AR

Average pressure in August - Scott, 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 (29.94").

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Average wind speed in August
Scott, AR

Average wind speed in August - Scott, AR
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Scott, AR

Average humidity in August - Scott, AR
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

Months with the highest relative humidity are March and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in August
Scott, AR

Average rainfall in August - Scott, AR
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.01"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.06").

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Average rainfall days in August
Scott, AR

Average rainfall days in August - Scott, AR
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Scott, AR

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.51").
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
Scott, AR

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.4 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
Scott, AR

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Scott, AR
  • 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: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Scott, AR

Average sunshine days in August - Scott, AR
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Scott, AR

Average UV index in August - Scott, 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, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Scott, AR

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in August
Scott, AR

Average visibility in August - Scott, 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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