August weather forecast and climate
Aberdeen, KY

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Aberdeen, Kentucky, with average temperature fluctuating between 85.6°F (29.8°C) and 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a moderately hot 85.6°F (29.8°C). In August, in Aberdeen, the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a sweltering 96.8°F (36°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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 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 activity, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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. 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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 is 76%.

Rainfall

In Aberdeen, in August, it is raining for 15.6 days, with typically 2.44" (62mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 162.2 rainfall days, and 29.88" (759mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Aberdeen, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

Sunshine

June and August, with an average of 10.5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Aberdeen.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Aberdeen, Kentucky, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Aberdeen?

In August, in Aberdeen, the average high-temperature is 85.6°F (29.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 96.8°F (36°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Aberdeen?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Aberdeen?

In August, in Aberdeen, Kentucky, the rain falls for 15.6 days. Throughout August, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Aberdeen?

May through September are months without snowfall in Aberdeen.

How many hours of daylight does Aberdeen have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Aberdeen, Kentucky, is 13.5h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Aberdeen?

June and August, with an average of 10.5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Aberdeen, Kentucky.

How long on average sun shines in August in Aberdeen?

The average sunshine in August is 10.5h.

When is the highest UV index in Aberdeen?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Aberdeen, Kentucky.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Aberdeen?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Aberdeen is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average temperature in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 85.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average pressure in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average wind speed in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and April (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average humidity in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March, May and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average rainfall in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average rainfall days in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.2 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average snowfall in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.42").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average snowfall days in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.5 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
Aberdeen, KY

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and August (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average sunshine days in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.1 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average UV index in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • 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 and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average cloud cover in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 53).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in August
Aberdeen, KY

Average visibility in August - Aberdeen, KY
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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