Federal Hills
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Federal Hills, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Federal Hills, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 70°F (21.1°C).

Temperature

In Federal Hills, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 89.1°F (31.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Federal Hills, is 70°F (21.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a scorching 106.3°F (41.3°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy 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. 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. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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

In August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Federal Hills. Rain falls for 19.4 days and accumulates 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Federal Hills, Georgia.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Federal Hills?

In August, the average high-temperature is 89.1°F (31.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in August is evaluated at 106.3°F (41.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Federal Hills?

In Federal Hills, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How much does it rain in Federal Hills in August?

In Federal Hills, Georgia, during August, the rain falls for 19.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Federal Hills?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Federal Hills, Georgia. Rain falls for 19.4 days and accumulates 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Federal Hills?

In Federal Hills snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Federal Hills have in August?

The average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Federal Hills have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Federal Hills is 9h.

How high is the UV index in August in Federal Hills?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Federal Hills, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Federal Hills, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.7°F).

Average humidity in August - Federal Hills, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Federal Hills, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.3").

Average rainfall days in August - Federal Hills, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in August - Federal Hills, GA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Federal Hills, GA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 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 - Federal Hills, 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 July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in August - Federal Hills, 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).