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

August weather forecast and climate
Cherokee, NC

August, the last month of the summer, in Cherokee, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 59°F (15°C) and 80.6°F (27°C).

Temperature

In Cherokee, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still warm 80.6°F (27°C). In Cherokee, in August, the average low-temperature is 59°F (15°C).

Rainfall

In Cherokee, in August, during 12 rainfall days, 5.2" (132mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Cherokee, during the entire year, the rain falls for 135 days and collects up to 60.9" (1546mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 10, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 10 transform into the following instructions:
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.

What is the temperature in August in Cherokee?

In August, in Cherokee, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 80.6°F (27°C), and the average low-temperature is 59°F (15°C).

How many days does it rain in August in Cherokee?

In Cherokee, in August, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 5.2" (132mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Cherokee have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Cherokee?

In Cherokee, North Carolina, the average sunshine in August is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Cherokee?

Months with the highest UV index in Cherokee, North Carolina, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 10.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Cherokee?

In Cherokee, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Cherokee, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 81°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 59°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23°F).

Average rainfall in August - Cherokee, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 5.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (6.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.9").

Average rainfall days in August - Cherokee, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and July (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (9 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Cherokee, 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: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Cherokee, NC
  • Average UV index in August: 10

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).