Glades Cross-Roads
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Glades Cross-Roads, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Glades Cross-Roads, Georgia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 70.3°F (21.3°C) and an average high of 90.1°F (32.3°C).

Temperature

In Glades Cross-Roads, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 90.1°F (32.3°C). In August, in Glades Cross-Roads, the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to a scorching 109.2°F (42.9°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged 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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, pregnancy). 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through 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. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Glades Cross-Roads, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Glades Cross-Roads is August when the rain falls for 19.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.94" (100mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Glades Cross-Roads snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Glades Cross-Roads?

In August, in Glades Cross-Roads, the average high-temperature is 90.1°F (32.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 109.2°F (42.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Glades Cross-Roads?

The average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How much does it rain in Glades Cross-Roads in August?

In Glades Cross-Roads, Georgia, in August, during 19.3 rainfall days, 3.94" (100mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Glades Cross-Roads?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Glades Cross-Roads. Rain falls for 19.3 days and accumulates 3.94" (100mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Glades Cross-Roads?

In Glades Cross-Roads, Georgia, snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Glades Cross-Roads have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Glades Cross-Roads have in August?

In Glades Cross-Roads, Georgia, the average sunshine in August is 9.7h.

How high is the UV index in August in Glades Cross-Roads?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Glades Cross-Roads is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Glades Cross-Roads, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.3°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°F).

Average humidity in August - Glades Cross-Roads, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Glades Cross-Roads, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

Average rainfall days in August - Glades Cross-Roads, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in August - Glades Cross-Roads, GA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.24").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Glades Cross-Roads, 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).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Glades Cross-Roads, 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: 9.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in August - Glades Cross-Roads, 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).