August weather forecast and climate
Durand, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Durand, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 88.9°F (31.6°C) and 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 88.9°F (31.6°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a blistering 105.8°F (41°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise 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, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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

The average relative humidity in Durand, Georgia, is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Durand is August when the rain falls for 20.5 days and typically aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Durand snow does not fall in April through December.

Daylight

In Durand, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9h.

UV index

In Durand, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Durand?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Durand, Georgia, is 88.9°F (31.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 105.8°F (41°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Durand?

In August, the average relative humidity in Durand, Georgia, is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Durand?

In August, the rain falls for 20.5 days. Throughout August, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Durand?

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 20.5 days and typically aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Durand?

In Durand, Georgia, snow does not fall in April through December.

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

In Durand, the average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Durand have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Durand, Georgia, is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Durand?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Durand, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Durand, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.4°F).

Average pressure in August - Durand, GA
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in August - Durand, GA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in August - Durand, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Durand, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.27").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (1.14").

Average rainfall days in August - Durand, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

Average snowfall in August - Durand, GA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Durand, GA
  • 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, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Durand, GA
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

Average sunshine days in August - Durand, GA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Durand, GA
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Durand, GA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 45).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Durand, GA
  • 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).