August weather forecast
Kittrell, NC

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Kittrell, North Carolina, with an average temperature fluctuating between 68.2°F (20.1°C) and 87.4°F (30.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 87.4°F (30.8°C). In Kittrell, North Carolina, in August, the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be a sweltering 100.9°F (38.3°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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, 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 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. 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

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 16.2 days and accumulates 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13h and 29min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:20 am and sunset at 8:19 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:43 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Kittrell, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kittrell, North Carolina, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 Kittrell?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Kittrell, is 87.4°F (30.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to be 100.9°F (38.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Kittrell?

In August, the average relative humidity in Kittrell is 74%.

What is the wettest month in Kittrell?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Kittrell, North Carolina. Rain falls for 16.2 days and accumulates 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Kittrell in August?

In Kittrell, North Carolina, in August, it is raining for 16.2 days, with typically 2.87" (73mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Kittrell?

April through October are months without snowfall in Kittrell, North Carolina.

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

In Kittrell, North Carolina, the average day length in August is 13h and 29min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Kittrell?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:20 am and sunset at 8:19 pm. On the last day of the month, in Kittrell, North Carolina, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:43 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kittrell?

In Kittrell, the average sunshine duration in August is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in August in Kittrell?

In Kittrell, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Kittrell, NC

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (46.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (31.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Kittrell, NC

Average pressure in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 30"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in August
Kittrell, NC

Average wind speed in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Kittrell, NC

Average humidity in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Kittrell, NC

Average rainfall in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.87").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in August
Kittrell, NC

Average rainfall days in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.2 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Kittrell, NC

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.85").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Kittrell, NC

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.9 days).
The 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
Kittrell, NC

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 29min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 35min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 44min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 12min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Kittrell, NC

Average sunshine days in August - Kittrell, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are May and July (12.1 days).

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Average UV index in August
Kittrell, NC

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Kittrell, NC

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

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 43).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in August
Kittrell, NC

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

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

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