August weather forecast and climate
Bladenboro, NC

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Bladenboro, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 70.7°F (21.5°C) and max 87.4°F (30.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 87.4°F (30.8°C). In Bladenboro, the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a torrid 103.8°F (39.9°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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 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. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, wind). 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are May, June, August and September, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Bladenboro snow does not fall in April through December.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Bladenboro is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Bladenboro, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Bladenboro is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
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. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Bladenboro?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Bladenboro, North Carolina, is 87.4°F (30.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 103.8°F (39.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Bladenboro?

May, June, August and September, with an average relative humidity of 79%, are most humid months in Bladenboro.

What is the average humidity in August in Bladenboro?

In Bladenboro, the average relative humidity in August is 79%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bladenboro?

In Bladenboro, North Carolina, in August, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 2.68" (68mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Bladenboro?

The month with the most rainfall in Bladenboro, North Carolina, is August when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Bladenboro?

In Bladenboro, North Carolina, snow does not fall in April through December.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Bladenboro is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bladenboro?

In August, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Bladenboro?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Bladenboro 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
Bladenboro, NC

Average temperature in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.8°F).

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Average pressure in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average pressure in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average wind speed in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average humidity in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, June, August and September (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average rainfall in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.68").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average rainfall days in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (7.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Bladenboro, NC

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.35").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Bladenboro, NC

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

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Average sunshine days in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average sunshine days in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Bladenboro, NC

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average cloud cover in August - Bladenboro, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in August
Bladenboro, NC

Average visibility in August - Bladenboro, 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).

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