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

August weather forecast and climate
Leesburg, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Leesburg, Georgia, with average temperature fluctuating between 72.9°F (22.7°C) and 89.6°F (32°C).

Temperature

In Leesburg, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 89.6°F (32°C). The average low-temperature, in Leesburg, is 72.9°F (22.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at an extremely hot 108.9°F (42.7°C). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like clothing, wind, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 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. 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

August and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

Months with the most rainfall in Leesburg, Georgia, are August and December, with an average 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Leesburg snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Leesburg is 9.2h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Leesburg. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Leesburg?

In August, in Leesburg, Georgia, the average high-temperature is 89.6°F (32°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.9°F (22.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is calculated to 108.9°F (42.7°C).

What is the most humid month in Leesburg?

Months with the highest humidity are August and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in August in Leesburg?

In Leesburg, Georgia, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Leesburg?

In August, in Leesburg, the rain falls for 16.9 days. Throughout August, 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Leesburg?

The wettest months in Leesburg are August and December, with an average 2.13" (54mm) of rainfall.

When it does not snow in Leesburg?

In Leesburg, Georgia, snow does not fall in March through December.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Leesburg?

The average sunshine in August in Leesburg is 9.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Leesburg?

Months with the highest UV index in Leesburg, Georgia, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Leesburg?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Leesburg is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Leesburg, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.2°F).

Average humidity in August - Leesburg, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Leesburg, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.13"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (2.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.02").

Average rainfall days in August - Leesburg, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.9 days).

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Leesburg, GA
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average UV index in August - Leesburg, GA
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).