August weather forecast
Yokena, MS

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Yokena, is another tropical month, with an average temperature varying between 91.6°F (33.1°C) and 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Temperature

In Yokena, Mississippi, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 91.6°F (33.1°C). In Yokena, Mississippi, the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to be a life-threatening hot 114.8°F (46°C). Beware: Heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With 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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, clothing, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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

In August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Yokena, Mississippi, in August, it is raining for 19.3 days, with typically 3.5" (89mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Yokena, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.7 days and collects up to 38.82" (986mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Yokena, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Yokena is 13h and 17min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 8:01 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 7:29 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Yokena is 10.2h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Yokena?

In Yokena, Mississippi, in August, the average high-temperature is 91.6°F (33.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.1°F (22.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to be 114.8°F (46°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Yokena?

In August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Yokena?

In August, in Yokena, Mississippi, the rain falls for 19.3 days. Throughout August, 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Yokena?

April through October are months without snowfall in Yokena.

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

In August, the average day length in Yokena is 13h and 17min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Yokena?

On the first day of August in Yokena, Mississippi, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 8:01 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 7:29 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Yokena?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Yokena, Mississippi, is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Yokena?

The months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Yokena?

In Yokena, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Yokena, MS

Average temperature in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average high temperature in August: 91.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 72.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.6°F).

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Average pressure in August
Yokena, MS

Average pressure in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.97"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Yokena, MS

Average wind speed in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Yokena, MS

Average humidity in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in August
Yokena, MS

Average rainfall in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.98").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in August
Yokena, MS

Average rainfall days in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (8.9 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Yokena, MS

Average snowfall in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.43").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Yokena, MS

Average snowfall days in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Yokena, MS

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 17min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 14min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 5min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Yokena, MS

Average sunshine days in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (9.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Yokena, MS

Average UV index in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Yokena, MS

Average cloud cover in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in August
Yokena, MS

Average visibility in August - Yokena, MS
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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