Leisure Heights
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Leisure Heights, GA

August, the last month of the summer, in Leisure Heights, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 88.3°F (31.3°C) and 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Leisure Heights, is 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a scorching 104.7°F (40.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, clothing, 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. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 Leisure Heights, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Leisure Heights. Rain falls for 21.7 days and accumulates 4.76" (121mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Leisure Heights snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Leisure Heights, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Leisure Heights, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Leisure Heights. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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 Leisure Heights?

In August, in Leisure Heights, the average high-temperature is 88.3°F (31.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 104.7°F (40.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Leisure Heights?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Leisure Heights?

In Leisure Heights, in August, during 21.7 rainfall days, 4.76" (121mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Leisure Heights?

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 21.7 days and typically aggregates up to 4.76" (121mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Leisure Heights?

April through October are months without snowfall.

What is the average length of the day in August in Leisure Heights?

In August, the average length of the day in Leisure Heights, Georgia, is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Leisure Heights have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Leisure Heights?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Leisure Heights, Georgia.

What is the UV index reading in August in Leisure Heights?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Leisure Heights 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 - Leisure Heights, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.5°F).

Average humidity in August - Leisure Heights, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Leisure Heights, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.97").

Average rainfall days in August - Leisure Heights, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (8.6 days).

Average snowfall in August - Leisure Heights, GA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.59").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Leisure Heights, GA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Leisure Heights, 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in August - Leisure Heights, 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, February, November and December (UV index 3).