August weather forecast and climate
Bardwell, KY

August, the last month of the summer, in Bardwell, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 86.5°F (30.3°C) and 67.8°F (19.9°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 86.5°F (30.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Bardwell, is 67.8°F (19.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a very hot 99.3°F (37.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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 August is 76%.

Rainfall

In Bardwell, during August, the rain falls for 13.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation. In Bardwell, during the entire year, the rain falls for 158.4 days and collects up to 38.78" (985mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Bardwell snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Bardwell, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August 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 value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Bardwell?

In Bardwell, in August, the average high-temperature is 86.5°F (30.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is estimated at 99.3°F (37.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Bardwell?

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

How much does it rain in Bardwell in August?

In Bardwell, Kentucky, in August, during 13.5 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Bardwell?

In Bardwell, Kentucky, snow does not fall in April through October.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Bardwell have in August?

In Bardwell, the average sunshine in August is 10.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bardwell?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Bardwell?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Bardwell, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 86.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (29.1°F).

Average pressure in August - Bardwell, KY
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95").

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February, March and April (9.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are March and May (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in August - Bardwell, KY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.49").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.5").

Average rainfall days in August - Bardwell, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.2 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.73").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bardwell, 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Bardwell, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (12.2 days).

Average UV index in August - Bardwell, 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 and December (UV index 2).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 26).

Average visibility in August - Bardwell, 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).