August weather forecast and climate
Whittier, NC

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Whittier, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 58.1°F (14.5°C) and max 79.3°F (26.3°C).

Temperature

In Whittier, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 79.3°F (26.3°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Humidity

In Whittier, the average relative humidity in August is 80%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 18.8 days. Throughout August, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 189.2 rainfall days, and 40.39" (1026mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Whittier.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Whittier is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Whittier is 9.6h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Whittier. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Whittier?

In August, in Whittier, the average high-temperature is 79.3°F (26.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Whittier?

In Whittier, the average relative humidity in August is 80%.

How many days does it rain in August in Whittier?

In August, in Whittier, the rain falls for 18.8 days. Throughout August, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Whittier?

May through September are months without snowfall in Whittier.

How many hours of daylight does Whittier have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Whittier?

In August, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Whittier, North Carolina, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in August in Whittier?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 79.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

Average wind speed in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 3.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (5.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.1mph).

Average humidity in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and September (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

Average rainfall in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.56").

Average rainfall days in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.95").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

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: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average sunshine days in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

Average UV index in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Whittier, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 37).

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

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (5mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is September (4mi).