Links of Leith
Georgia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Links of Leith, GA

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Links of Leith, Georgia, with average temperature varying between 88.3°F (31.3°C) and 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Temperature

In Links of Leith, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 88.3°F (31.3°C). In August, in Links of Leith, the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at an extremely hot 104.2°F (40.1°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy). 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. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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

The average relative humidity in Links of Leith is 75%.

Rainfall

Months with the most rainfall are July and August, with an average 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Links of Leith snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Links of Leith, Georgia, is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Links of Leith are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in August in Links of Leith?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Links of Leith, is 88.3°F (31.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 104.2°F (40.1°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Links of Leith?

The average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Links of Leith?

In Links of Leith, in August, it is raining for 18.1 days, with typically 2.32" (59mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Links of Leith?

The wettest months in Links of Leith, Georgia, are July and August, with an average 2.32" (59mm) of rainfall.

When it does not snow in Links of Leith?

In Links of Leith snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Links of Leith have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Links of Leith is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Links of Leith?

In August, the average sunshine is 9.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Links of Leith?

Months with the highest UV index in Links of Leith are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Links of Leith?

In Links of Leith, Georgia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Links of Leith, GA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

Average humidity in August - Links of Leith, GA
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Links of Leith, GA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.32"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (2.32").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (0.83").

Average rainfall days in August - Links of Leith, GA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Links of Leith, GA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Links of Leith, GA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.1 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 - Links of Leith, 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: 9.1h

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 - Links of Leith, 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).