August weather forecast and climate
Barwick, KY

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Barwick, Kentucky, with temperature in the range of an average high of 84.2°F (29°C) and an average low of 61°F (16.1°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 84.2°F (29°C). In Barwick, the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 93°F (33.9°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', 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, 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 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Barwick is 76%.

Rainfall

In Barwick, in August, it is raining for 15.7 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Barwick, Kentucky, there are 168.8 rainfall days, and 24.84" (631mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

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

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Barwick, Kentucky, are May, June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Barwick?

In August, in Barwick, the average high-temperature is 84.2°F (29°C), and the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 93°F (33.9°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Barwick?

The average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How much does it rain in Barwick in August?

In Barwick, Kentucky, in August, during 15.7 rainfall days, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Barwick?

In Barwick, Kentucky, snow does not fall in May through September.

How many hours of daylight does Barwick have in August?

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

What are the months with the most sunshine in Barwick?

Months with the most sunshine in Barwick are June through August, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Barwick?

In Barwick, the average sunshine in August is 10.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Barwick?

May, June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Barwick?

In Barwick, Kentucky, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Barwick, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in August - Barwick, 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 - Barwick, KY
  • Average wind speed in August: 4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (75%).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (2.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.46").

Average rainfall days in August - Barwick, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.15").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Barwick, 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: 10.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

Average sunshine days in August - Barwick, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.7 days).

Average UV index in August - Barwick, KY
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Barwick, KY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in August - Barwick, KY
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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