August weather forecast
Abingdon, VA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Abingdon, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 57.9°F (14.4°C) and an average high of 81.7°F (27.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 81.7°F (27.6°C). In August, in Abingdon, the average low-temperature is 57.9°F (14.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 87.8°F (31°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 77%.

Rainfall

In Abingdon, in August, it is raining for 15.6 days, with typically 2.17" (55mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Abingdon, during the entire year, the rain falls for 181.2 days and collects up to 30.51" (775mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Abingdon, snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Abingdon is 13h and 31min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 8:34 pm. On the last day of August, in Abingdon, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 7:57 pm EDT.

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 10.2h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

August is the month with the highest UV index in Abingdon, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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 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 Abingdon?

In Abingdon, Virginia, in August, the average high-temperature is 81.7°F (27.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 57.9°F (14.4°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Abingdon?

In Abingdon, Virginia, the average relative humidity in August is 77%.

How much does it rain in Abingdon in August?

In Abingdon, in August, it is raining for 15.6 days, with typically 2.17" (55mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Abingdon?

May through September are months without snowfall in Abingdon.

How many hours of daylight does Abingdon have in August?

In Abingdon, Virginia, the average day length in August is 13h and 31min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Abingdon?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:33 am and sunset at 8:34 pm. On the last day of the month, in Abingdon, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 7:57 pm EDT.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Abingdon?

June through August, with an average of 10.2h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Abingdon.

How many hours of sunshine does Abingdon have in August?

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

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

The month with the highest UV index in Abingdon is August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Abingdon?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Abingdon, Virginia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Abingdon, VA

Average temperature in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average high temperature in August: 81.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 57.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Abingdon, VA

Average pressure in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average pressure in August: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Abingdon, VA

Average wind speed in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Abingdon, VA

Average humidity in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Abingdon, VA

Average rainfall in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.5").

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Average rainfall days in August
Abingdon, VA

Average rainfall days in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Abingdon, VA

Average snowfall in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.92").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Abingdon, VA

Average snowfall days in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (10.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Abingdon, VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 31min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 38min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 42min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 12min

The months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Abingdon, VA

Average sunshine days in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Abingdon, VA

Average UV index in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Abingdon, VA

Average cloud cover in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 34).

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Average visibility in August
Abingdon, VA

Average visibility in August - Abingdon, VA
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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