August weather forecast and climate
Atwood, KY

August, the last month of the summer, in Atwood, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 84.2°F (29°C) and min 64.2°F (17.9°C).

Temperature

In Atwood, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 84.2°F (29°C). The average low-temperature, in Atwood, is 64.2°F (17.9°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a hot 92.3°F (33.5°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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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

August and September, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In August, in Atwood, the rain falls for 13.9 days. Throughout August, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Atwood, during the entire year, the rain falls for 154.2 days and collects up to 26.46" (672mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Atwood snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Atwood?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Atwood, Kentucky, is 84.2°F (29°C), while the average low-temperature is 64.2°F (17.9°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 92.3°F (33.5°C).

What are the least humid months in Atwood?

August and September, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months in Atwood, Kentucky.

What is the average humidity in August in Atwood?

The average relative humidity in August in Atwood, Kentucky, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Atwood?

In August, in Atwood, Kentucky, the rain falls for 13.9 days. Throughout August, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Atwood?

May through September are months without snowfall in Atwood, Kentucky.

How many hours of daylight does Atwood have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Atwood, Kentucky, is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Atwood have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Atwood is 10.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Atwood?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Atwood?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Atwood is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 64.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

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

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

Average wind speed in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

Average humidity in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (74%).

Average rainfall in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.5").

Average rainfall days in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.24").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average sunshine days in August - Atwood, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (18.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Atwood, KY
  • 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).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

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

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