Fairfield Glen
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Fairfield Glen, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Fairfield Glen, Georgia, with average temperature varying between 70.2°F (21.2°C) and 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In Fairfield Glen, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 88.9°F (31.6°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 70.2°F (21.2°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a very hot 103.8°F (39.9°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 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. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. 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 particularly important for children. 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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

The average relative humidity in Fairfield Glen is 72%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Fairfield Glen. Rain falls for 19.3 days and accumulates 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Fairfield Glen snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In Fairfield Glen, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Fairfield Glen, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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 Fairfield Glen?

In August, in Fairfield Glen, the average high-temperature is 88.9°F (31.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.2°F (21.2°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 103.8°F (39.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Fairfield Glen?

In August, the average relative humidity in Fairfield Glen, Georgia, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Fairfield Glen in August?

In Fairfield Glen, in August, it is raining for 19.3 days, with typically 3.27" (83mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Fairfield Glen?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Fairfield Glen, Georgia. Rain falls for 19.3 days and accumulates 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Fairfield Glen?

In Fairfield Glen, Georgia, snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Fairfield Glen have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Fairfield Glen, Georgia, is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Fairfield Glen?

In Fairfield Glen, the average sunshine in August is 9.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Fairfield Glen?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.2°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 (35.4°F).

Average humidity in August - Fairfield Glen, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July, October and November (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Fairfield Glen, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.02").

Average rainfall days in August - Fairfield Glen, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Fairfield Glen, GA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

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

Average snowfall days in August - Fairfield Glen, GA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Fairfield Glen, GA
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in August - Fairfield Glen, 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, February and December (UV index 3).