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

August weather forecast and climate
Hoschton, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Hoschton, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 68.9°F (20.5°C) and 88.7°F (31.5°C).

Temperature

In Hoschton, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 88.7°F (31.5°C). In Hoschton, the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at a sweltering 103.3°F (39.6°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 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, pregnancy, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.
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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Hoschton, the average relative humidity in August is 72%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 20.1 days and accumulates 4.92" (125mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Hoschton snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Hoschton is 9.4h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 Hoschton?

In Hoschton, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.7°F (31.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is evaluated at 103.3°F (39.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hoschton?

The average relative humidity in August is 72%.

How much does it rain in Hoschton in August?

In Hoschton, Georgia, in August, it is raining for 20.1 days, with typically 4.92" (125mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Hoschton?

The month with the most rainfall in Hoschton is August when the rain falls for 20.1 days and typically aggregates up to 4.92" (125mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Hoschton?

In Hoschton, Georgia, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Hoschton have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Hoschton have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Hoschton is 9.4h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Hoschton, Georgia, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Hoschton?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Hoschton, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Hoschton, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.7°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 (49.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

Average humidity in August - Hoschton, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Hoschton, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.92"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.92").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

Average rainfall days in August - Hoschton, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (9.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.18").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hoschton, 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: 9.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in August - Hoschton, 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).