Asheville
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Asheville, NC

A picturesque townscape of the scenic Asheville City in North Carolina, neon-lit buildings, and a far view of hilly landscapes, with a clear
A picturesque townscape of the scenic Asheville City in North Carolina, neon-lit buildings, and a far view of hilly landscapes, with a clear
Agosto, the last month of the summer, in Asheville, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 82.9°F (28.3°C) and min 63°F (17.2°C).

Temperature

In Agosto, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in Julio - a still moderately hot 82.9°F (28.3°C). In Agosto, in Asheville, North Carolina, the average low-temperature is 63°F (17.2°C).

Heat index

In Agosto, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 92.3°F (33.5°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, metabolic differences). 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. 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.

Humidity

In Asheville, the average relative humidity in Agosto is 83.5%.

Rainfall

In Asheville, in Agosto, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 4.4" (111.8mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Asheville, North Carolina, during the entire year, the rain falls for 128 days and collects up to 45.57" (1157.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Mayo through Octubre are months without snowfall in Asheville.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Agosto is 7.3h.

UV index

In Agosto, the average daily maximum UV index in Asheville is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In Agosto, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in Agosto in Asheville?

In Asheville, North Carolina, in Agosto, the average high-temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 63°F (17.2°C). In Agosto, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 92.3°F (33.5°C).

What is the average humidity in Agosto in Asheville?

The average relative humidity in Agosto in Asheville, North Carolina, is 83.5%.

How many days does it rain in Agosto in Asheville?

In Agosto, in Asheville, North Carolina, the rain falls for 12.7 days. Throughout Agosto, 4.4" (111.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Asheville?

Mayo through Octubre are months without snowfall.

What is the average length of the day in Agosto in Asheville?

The average length of the day in Agosto in Asheville is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in Agosto in Asheville?

In Asheville, North Carolina, the average sunshine in Agosto is 7.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in Agosto in Asheville?

In Asheville, North Carolina, the average daily maximum UV index in Agosto is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 62.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.7°F).

Average humidity in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 83.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (84.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (66.2%).

Average rainfall in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (2.9").

Average rainfall days in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.2 days).

Average snowfall in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.1").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in August - Asheville, NC
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).