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

August weather forecast and climate
Hix, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Hix, Georgia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 68.2°F (20.1°C) and an average high of 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In Hix, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 88.9°F (31.6°C). In August, in Hix, the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a scorching 104.5°F (40.3°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, wind), and activity. 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, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 August, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 17.5 days. Throughout August, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Hix, during the entire year, the rain falls for 154.6 days and collects up to 28.78" (731mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Hix snow does not fall in April through November.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Hix, the average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Hix?

In Hix, Georgia, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.9°F (31.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 104.5°F (40.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hix?

In August, the average relative humidity in Hix, Georgia, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Hix?

In Hix, Georgia, in August, during 17.5 rainfall days, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Hix?

In Hix snow does not fall in April through November.

How many hours of daylight does Hix have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hix have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Hix, Georgia, is 9.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Hix?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Hix.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Hix?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

Average humidity in August - Hix, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

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

Average rainfall in August - Hix, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.95"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.99").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

Average rainfall days in August - Hix, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (8.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.59").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hix, 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: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in August - Hix, GA
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).