August weather forecast and climate
Barnetts Creek, KY

August, the last month of the summer, in Barnetts Creek, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 85.8°F (29.9°C) and an average low of 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a moderately hot 85.8°F (29.9°C). In August, in Barnetts Creek, the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a torrid 96.4°F (35.8°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. 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind). 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 normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The least humid month in Barnetts Creek is August, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In Barnetts Creek, it is raining for 15.3 days, with typically 2.05" (52mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Barnetts Creek, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173.4 days and collects up to 30.24" (768mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Barnetts Creek snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
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 Barnetts Creek?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Barnetts Creek, is 85.8°F (29.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 96.4°F (35.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Barnetts Creek?

With an average relative humidity of 74%, August is the least humid month in Barnetts Creek, Kentucky.

What is the average humidity in August in Barnetts Creek?

In August, the average relative humidity in Barnetts Creek is 74%.

How much does it rain in Barnetts Creek in August?

In Barnetts Creek, Kentucky, in August, during 15.3 rainfall days, 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Barnetts Creek?

In Barnetts Creek snow does not fall in May through September.

What is the average length of the day in August in Barnetts Creek?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Barnetts Creek?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Barnetts Creek, with an average of 10.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Barnetts Creek have in August?

In Barnetts Creek, the average sunshine in August is 10.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Barnetts Creek?

Months with the highest UV index in Barnetts Creek, Kentucky, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Barnetts Creek?

In Barnetts Creek, 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 unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 85.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 62.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.8°F).

Average pressure in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (74%).

Average rainfall in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.05"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

Average rainfall days in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.78").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • 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: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

Average sunshine days in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Barnetts Creek, 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 - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in August - Barnetts Creek, KY
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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