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

August weather forecast and climate
Irondale, GA

August, the last month of the summer, in Irondale, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 70.3°F (21.3°C) and max 89.1°F (31.7°C).

Temperature

In Irondale, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 89.1°F (31.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Irondale, Georgia, is 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at an extremely hot 105.1°F (40.6°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy 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', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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 Irondale is 73%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Irondale. Rain falls for 21.3 days and accumulates 5.43" (138mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Irondale snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Irondale is 9.3h.

UV index

May through September, 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 health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
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 Irondale?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Irondale, is 89.1°F (31.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 105.1°F (40.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Irondale?

The average relative humidity in August in Irondale, Georgia, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Irondale?

In Irondale, Georgia, during August, the rain falls for 21.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.43" (138mm) of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Irondale?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Irondale, Georgia. Rain falls for 21.3 days and accumulates 5.43" (138mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Irondale?

April through October are months without snowfall.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Irondale have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Irondale, Georgia, is 9.3h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Irondale?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Irondale, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Irondale, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.1°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 (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.6°F).

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

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

Average rainfall in August - Irondale, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 5.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.17").

Average rainfall days in August - Irondale, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.6 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.47").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 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 - Irondale, 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: 9.3h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).