August weather forecast and climate
Scottsburg, IN

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Scottsburg, Indiana, with average temperature ranging between min 64.4°F (18°C) and max 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In Scottsburg, Indiana, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 84.7°F (29.3°C). In Scottsburg, the average low-temperature is 64.4°F (18°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a hot 94.5°F (34.7°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. 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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, wind, 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 particularly important for children. 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.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Scottsburg, during August, the rain falls for 15.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 163.7 rainfall days, and 31.77" (807mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Scottsburg is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Scottsburg is 9.7h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Scottsburg. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Scottsburg?

In Scottsburg, in August, the average high-temperature is 84.7°F (29.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.4°F (18°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 94.5°F (34.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Scottsburg?

The average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Scottsburg?

In August, in Scottsburg, the rain falls for 15.1 days. Throughout August, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Scottsburg?

In Scottsburg, Indiana, snow does not fall in May through September.

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

In Scottsburg, Indiana, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Scottsburg?

In August, the average sunshine in Scottsburg, Indiana, is 9.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Scottsburg?

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Scottsburg?

In Scottsburg, Indiana, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average temperature in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 64.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average pressure in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average wind speed in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average humidity in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average rainfall in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.7").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.69").

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Average rainfall days in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average rainfall days in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average snowfall in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.72").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average snowfall days in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.3).

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Average sunshine days in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average sunshine days in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10 days).

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Average UV index in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average UV index in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average cloud cover in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average cloud cover in August: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 57).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
Scottsburg, IN

Average visibility in August - Scottsburg, IN
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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