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

August weather forecast and climate
Ledgewood, GA

August, the last month of the summer, in Ledgewood, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 88.5°F (31.4°C) and min 69.8°F (21°C).

Temperature

In Ledgewood, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 88.5°F (31.4°C). In Ledgewood, in August, the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to a scorching 104.7°F (40.4°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and pregnancy 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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 Ledgewood, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Ledgewood. Rain falls for 21.5 days and accumulates 5.04" (128mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ledgewood snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Ledgewood is 9.2h.

UV index

May through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Ledgewood. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.5°F (31.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 104.7°F (40.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ledgewood?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood, Georgia, during August, the rain falls for 21.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.04" (128mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Ledgewood?

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 21.5 days and accumulates 5.04" (128mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ledgewood?

In Ledgewood snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Ledgewood have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ledgewood have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Ledgewood, Georgia, is 9.2h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Ledgewood?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Ledgewood?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Ledgewood, Georgia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Ledgewood, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.5°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 (51.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.4°F).

Average humidity in August - Ledgewood, 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 - Ledgewood, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 5.04"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.04").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.13").

Average rainfall days in August - Ledgewood, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (9.5 days).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 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 - Ledgewood, 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: 9.2h

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 - Ledgewood, 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).