August weather forecast and climate
Kirk, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Kirk, Georgia, with average temperature ranging between min 69.6°F (20.9°C) and max 88.9°F (31.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 88.9°F (31.6°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 69.6°F (20.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a scorching 105.8°F (41°C). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged 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 a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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. 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 August is 75%.

Rainfall

In Kirk, it is raining for 20.8 days, with typically 2.72" (69mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kirk, there are 148.5 rainfall days, and 21.3" (541mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Kirk snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kirk is 9.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Kirk is 6. 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 average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Kirk?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Kirk, is 88.9°F (31.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 105.8°F (41°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Kirk?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Kirk?

In Kirk, Georgia, in August, it is raining for 20.8 days, with typically 2.72" (69mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Kirk?

In Kirk, Georgia, snow does not fall in March through November.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Kirk?

In Kirk, Georgia, the average sunshine in August is 9.1h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Kirk?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.1°F).

Average pressure in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.4mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.72"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.8").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.02").

Average rainfall days in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.1 days).

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

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

Average snowfall days in August - Kirk, 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 - Kirk, 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: 9.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

Average sunshine days in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Kirk, 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).

Average cloud cover in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Kirk, GA
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (5mi).