Elko
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Elko, GA

August, the last month of the summer, in Elko, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 72.5°F (22.5°C) and 89.2°F (31.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 89.2°F (31.8°C). In August, in Elko, Georgia, the average low-temperature is 72.5°F (22.5°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a scorching 107.1°F (41.7°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. 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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', 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 (clothing, wind, metabolic differences), and activity. 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 normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

August and December, with an average relative humidity of 75%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Elko, in August, it is raining for 19.8 days, with typically 2.83" (72mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 158.4 rainfall days, and 28.43" (722mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Elko snow does not fall in April through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Elko, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Elko is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Elko?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Elko, Georgia, is 89.2°F (31.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 72.5°F (22.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 107.1°F (41.7°C).

What is the most humid month in Elko?

August and December, with an average relative humidity of 75%, are most humid months in Elko, Georgia.

What is the average humidity in August in Elko?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Elko?

In Elko, during August, the rain falls for 19.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Elko?

April through December are months without snowfall in Elko.

How many hours of daylight does Elko have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Elko have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Elko, Georgia, is 9.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Elko?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Elko, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.9°F).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (75%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Elko, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.61").

Average rainfall days in August - Elko, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is March (0.28").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Elko, GA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Elko, 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: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in August - Elko, GA
  • 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 and December (UV index 3).