August weather forecast and climate
Westor, AR

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Westor, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 88°F (31.1°C) and 70.5°F (21.4°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 88°F (31.1°C). In Westor, the average low-temperature is 70.5°F (21.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a scorching 104.4°F (40.2°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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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 normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Westor, the average relative humidity in August is 77%.

Rainfall

In Westor, it is raining for 17.9 days, with typically 3.46" (88mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 164.8 rainfall days, and 41.73" (1060mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Westor snow does not fall in April through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Westor, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

In Westor, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Westor?

In Westor, in August, the average high-temperature is 88°F (31.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.5°F (21.4°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 104.4°F (40.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Westor?

The average relative humidity in August in Westor is 77%.

How many days does it rain in August in Westor?

In August, the rain falls for 17.9 days. Throughout August, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Westor?

April through September are months without snowfall in Westor.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Westor have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

How high is the UV index in August in Westor?

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

Average temperature in August
Westor, AR

Average temperature in August - Westor, AR
  • Average high temperature in August: 88°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: 70.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Westor, AR

Average pressure in August - Westor, 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
Westor, AR

Average wind speed in August - Westor, AR
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Westor, AR

Average humidity in August - Westor, AR
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

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

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Average rainfall in August
Westor, AR

Average rainfall in August - Westor, AR
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.4").

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Average rainfall days in August
Westor, AR

Average rainfall days in August - Westor, AR
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Westor, AR

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.79").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Westor, AR

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.6 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
Westor, AR

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Westor, 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: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Westor, AR

Average sunshine days in August - Westor, AR
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Westor, AR

Average UV index in August - Westor, 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
Westor, AR

Average cloud cover in August - Westor, AR
  • Average cloud cover in August: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in August
Westor, AR

Average visibility in August - Westor, 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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