August weather forecast and climate
Bath, NC

August, the last month of the summer, in Bath, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 70.9°F (21.6°C) and 87.3°F (30.7°C).

Temperature

In Bath, North Carolina, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still hot 87.3°F (30.7°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 70.9°F (21.6°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a torrid 102.6°F (39.2°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. 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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, wind), and activity. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Bath is August when the rain falls for 20.4 days and typically aggregates up to 4.57" (116mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Bath is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bath is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Bath?

In August, the average high-temperature is 87.3°F (30.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.9°F (21.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to 102.6°F (39.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Bath?

In Bath, the average relative humidity in August is 78%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bath?

In Bath, North Carolina, in August, it is raining for 20.4 days, with typically 4.57" (116mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Bath?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Bath, North Carolina. Rain falls for 20.4 days and accumulates 4.57" (116mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Bath?

April through October are months without snowfall in Bath.

How many hours of daylight does Bath have in August?

In Bath, North Carolina, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bath?

The average sunshine in August is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Bath?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Bath, North Carolina, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Bath, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.7°F).

Average pressure in August - Bath, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

Average wind speed in August - Bath, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.7mph).

Average humidity in August - Bath, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in August - Bath, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.13").

Average rainfall days in August - Bath, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average sunshine days in August - Bath, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Bath, NC
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Bath, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in August - Bath, NC
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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