August weather forecast and climate
Belcher, KY

August, the last month of the summer, in Belcher, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 61°F (16.1°C) and max 85.3°F (29.6°C).

Temperature

In Belcher, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a warm 85.3°F (29.6°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a tropical 95°F (35°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. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and metabolic differences 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 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

Months with the lowest humidity are July, August and November, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In Belcher, during August, the rain falls for 14.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Belcher, there are 181.3 rainfall days, and 34.02" (864mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Belcher snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.3h of sunshine.

UV index

June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health 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 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. 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 Belcher?

In Belcher, Kentucky, in August, the average high-temperature is 85.3°F (29.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 95°F (35°C).

What is the least humid month in Belcher?

Months with the lowest humidity are July, August and November, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

What is the average humidity in August in Belcher?

The average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Belcher?

In Belcher, in August, it is raining for 14.8 days, with typically 2.13" (54mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Belcher?

May through September are months without snowfall in Belcher.

How many hours of daylight does Belcher have in August?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Belcher?

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 10.3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Belcher have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Belcher, Kentucky, is 10.3h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Belcher?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Belcher is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Belcher, KY
  • Average high temperature in August: 85.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in August - Belcher, KY
  • Average pressure in August: 30.02"

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 - Belcher, KY
  • Average wind speed in August: 3.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.9mph).

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

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

Average rainfall in August - Belcher, KY
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.62").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.73").

Average rainfall days in August - Belcher, KY
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.17").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Belcher, 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: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

Average sunshine days in August - Belcher, KY
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (8.3 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are 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 - Belcher, KY
  • Average cloud cover in August: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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

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