August weather forecast and climate
Gupton, NC

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Gupton, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 87.3°F (30.7°C).

Temperature

In Gupton, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 87.3°F (30.7°C). In Gupton, the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 100.9°F (38.3°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Gupton is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 17.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Gupton.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gupton, North Carolina, is 10.2h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Gupton. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Gupton?

In Gupton, North Carolina, in August, the average high-temperature is 87.3°F (30.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.7°F (20.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 100.9°F (38.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Gupton?

In August, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Gupton?

In Gupton, North Carolina, in August, it is raining for 17.3 days, with typically 3.27" (83mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Gupton?

The month with the most rainfall in Gupton is August when the rain falls for 17.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gupton?

In Gupton, North Carolina, snow does not fall in April through October.

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

The average length of the day in August in Gupton is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Gupton?

The average sunshine in August in Gupton, North Carolina, is 10.2h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Gupton?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Gupton, North Carolina.

How high is the UV index in August in Gupton?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Gupton is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Gupton, NC

Average temperature in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32°F).

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Average pressure in August
Gupton, NC

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in August
Gupton, NC

Average wind speed in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Gupton, NC

Average humidity in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Gupton, NC

Average rainfall in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.27"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.13").

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Average rainfall days in August
Gupton, NC

Average rainfall days in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.2 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Gupton, NC

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.61").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Gupton, NC

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.4 days).
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
Gupton, NC

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

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Average sunshine days in August
Gupton, NC

Average sunshine days in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Gupton, NC

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Gupton, NC

Average cloud cover in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Gupton, NC

Average visibility in August - Gupton, NC
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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