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

August weather forecast and climate
Hamilton, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Hamilton, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 70.7°F (21.5°C) and 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 88.9°F (31.6°C). In Hamilton, the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a blistering 105.8°F (41°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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 in Hamilton is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 20.5 days and typically aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Hamilton snow does not fall in April through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Hamilton is 9h.

UV index

In Hamilton, the average daily maximum UV index 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 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Hamilton?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Hamilton, is 88.9°F (31.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 105.8°F (41°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hamilton?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Hamilton?

In August, the rain falls for 20.5 days. Throughout August, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Hamilton?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Hamilton. Rain falls for 20.5 days and accumulates 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Hamilton?

In Hamilton snow does not fall in April through December.

How many hours of daylight does Hamilton have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Hamilton?

In August, the average sunshine in Hamilton, Georgia, is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Hamilton?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Hamilton is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Hamilton, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.7°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 (37.4°F).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Hamilton, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.27").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (1.14").

Average rainfall days in August - Hamilton, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

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

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

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (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 - Hamilton, 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 June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

Average UV index in August - Hamilton, 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).