August weather forecast and climate
Baldwin Ford, KY

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Baldwin Ford, Kentucky, with average temperature ranging between max 84.9°F (29.4°C) and min 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a warm 84.9°F (29.4°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a torrid 95.4°F (35.2°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, clothing, pregnancy, 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 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through 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 Baldwin Ford is 77%.

Rainfall

In Baldwin Ford, in August, it is raining for 12.8 days, with typically 1.93" (49mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 143.8 rainfall days, and 22.68" (576mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Baldwin Ford.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Baldwin Ford is 10.4h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Baldwin Ford?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 84.9°F (29.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is appraised at 95.4°F (35.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Baldwin Ford?

The average relative humidity in August in Baldwin Ford is 77%.

How many days does it rain in August in Baldwin Ford?

In August, in Baldwin Ford, Kentucky, the rain falls for 12.8 days. Throughout August, 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Baldwin Ford?

In Baldwin Ford snow does not fall in April through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in Baldwin Ford?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Baldwin Ford have in August?

In Baldwin Ford, Kentucky, the average sunshine in August is 10.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Baldwin Ford?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Baldwin Ford?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Baldwin Ford, Kentucky, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.9°F).

Average pressure in August - Baldwin Ford, 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 (29.95").

Average wind speed in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

Average humidity in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.93"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.56").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.06").

Average rainfall days in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.7 days).

Average snowfall in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Baldwin Ford, 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: 10.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12 days).

Average UV index in August - Baldwin Ford, 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).

Average cloud cover in August - Baldwin Ford, KY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in August - Baldwin Ford, 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).