August weather forecast and climate
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 87.4°F (30.8°C) and min 81.9°F (27.7°C).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 87.4°F (30.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 81.9°F (27.7°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 100.4°F (38°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. With 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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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 normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. 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

The average relative humidity in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is 73%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 20.8 days and typically aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h.

Sunshine

In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, the average sunshine in August is 10.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 87.4°F (30.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 81.9°F (27.7°C).

What is the temperature in August in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, in August, the average high-temperature is 87.4°F (30.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is appraised at 100.4°F (38°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

The average relative humidity in August in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida, is 73%.

What is the rainiest month in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

The month with the most rainfall in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is August when the rain falls for 20.8 days and typically aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea in August?

In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida, in August, it is raining for 20.8 days, with typically 2.36" (60mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Lauderdale-by-the-Sea have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida, is 13h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, the average sunshine in August is 10.7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

Months with the highest UV index are May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average temperature in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (72.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 81.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (81.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64.2°F).

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Average pressure in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average pressure in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.95").

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Average wind speed in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average wind speed in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average humidity in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

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Average rainfall in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average rainfall in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.36"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average rainfall days in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.8 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average daylight in August: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

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Average sunshine days in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average sunshine days in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 5.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average UV index in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average cloud cover in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 35).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and July (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in August
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

Average visibility in August - Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, 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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