August weather forecast
Franklin, GA

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Franklin, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 69.6°F (20.9°C) and max 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In Franklin, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still hot 88.9°F (31.6°C). In Franklin, in August, the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at an extremely hot 105.8°F (41°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent 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. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, wind, and metabolic differences 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. 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 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 August is 75%.

Rainfall

In Franklin, Georgia, during August, the rain falls for 20.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation. In Franklin, during the entire year, the rain falls for 148.5 days and collects up to 21.3" (541mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Franklin snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 9.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
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. 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 temperature in August in Franklin?

In Franklin, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.9°F (31.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is evaluated at 105.8°F (41°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Franklin?

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

How much does it rain in Franklin in August?

In Franklin, Georgia, during August, the rain falls for 20.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Franklin?

March through November are months without snowfall in Franklin, Georgia.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Franklin?

The average sunshine in August in Franklin, Georgia, is 9.1h.

How high is the UV index in August in Franklin?

In Franklin, Georgia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Franklin, GA

Average temperature in August - Franklin, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Franklin, GA

Average pressure in August - Franklin, 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").

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Average wind speed in August
Franklin, GA

Average wind speed in August - Franklin, GA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Franklin, GA

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Franklin, GA

Average rainfall in August - Franklin, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.72"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.8").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.02").

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Average rainfall days in August
Franklin, GA

Average rainfall days in August - Franklin, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Franklin, GA

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

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

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Average snowfall days in August
Franklin, GA

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Franklin, GA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Franklin, 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: 9.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Franklin, GA

Average sunshine days in August - Franklin, GA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Franklin, GA

Average UV index in August - Franklin, 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).

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Average cloud cover in August
Franklin, GA

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Franklin, GA

Average visibility in August - Franklin, GA
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (5mi).

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