August weather forecast and climate
Fort Gates, FL

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Fort Gates, Florida, with average temperature varying between 75°F (23.9°C) and 91.8°F (33.2°C).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 91.8°F (33.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 75°F (23.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a burning hot 118.2°F (47.9°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like clothing, metabolic differences, wind, 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. 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. 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

Months with the highest humidity in Fort Gates are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In Fort Gates, in August, it is raining for 20.7 days, with typically 2.87" (73mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Fort Gates, there are 159.8 rainfall days, and 21.93" (557mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Fort Gates, Florida, is 13.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Fort Gates is 10.2h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Fort Gates?

The warmest month in Fort Gates is August, with an average high-temperature of 91.8°F (33.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 75°F (23.9°C).

What is the temperature in August in Fort Gates?

In August, the average high-temperature is 91.8°F (33.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 75°F (23.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 118.2°F (47.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Fort Gates?

Months with the highest humidity in Fort Gates, Florida, are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in August in Fort Gates?

In August, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How many days does it rain in August in Fort Gates?

In Fort Gates, in August, it is raining for 20.7 days, with typically 2.87" (73mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Fort Gates?

The average length of the day in August is 13.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Gates have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Fort Gates, Florida, is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Fort Gates?

Months with the highest UV index in Fort Gates are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Fort Gates?

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

Average temperature in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average temperature in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average high temperature in August: 91.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (66.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 75°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48.7°F).

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Average pressure in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average pressure in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

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Average wind speed in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average wind speed in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (5.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average humidity in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average humidity in August: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

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Average rainfall in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average rainfall in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.94").

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Average rainfall days in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average rainfall days in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average sunshine days in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average UV index in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average cloud cover in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Fort Gates, FL

Average visibility in August - Fort Gates, FL
  • 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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