August weather forecast
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Gilbert Creek, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82°F (27.8°C) and an average low of 58.5°F (14.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Gilbert Creek, is 58.5°F (14.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to be a tropical 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. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased 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 of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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.

Humidity

July, August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Gilbert Creek, during August, the rain falls for 16.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Gilbert Creek, there are 172.5 rainfall days, and 29.41" (747mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Gilbert Creek.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13h and 34min.
On the first day of August in Gilbert Creek, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 8:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 7:58 pm EDT.

Sunshine

With an average of 10.1h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Gilbert Creek, West Virginia, are June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Gilbert Creek?

In August, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.5°F (14.7°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is calculated to be 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the least humid month in Gilbert Creek?

July, August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months in Gilbert Creek.

What is the average humidity in August in Gilbert Creek?

In Gilbert Creek, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Gilbert Creek?

In Gilbert Creek, during August, the rain falls for 16.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gilbert Creek?

June through September are months without snowfall in Gilbert Creek.

What is the average length of the day in August in Gilbert Creek?

In Gilbert Creek, the average day length in August is 13h and 34min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Gilbert Creek?

On the first day of August in Gilbert Creek, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 8:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 7:58 pm EDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Gilbert Creek?

With an average of 10.1h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Gilbert Creek have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August in Gilbert Creek is 10.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Gilbert Creek?

The months with the highest UV index in Gilbert Creek, West Virginia, are June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Gilbert Creek?

In Gilbert Creek, West Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average temperature in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 58.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

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Average pressure in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average pressure in August - Gilbert Creek, West 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
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average wind speed in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average humidity in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July, August and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average rainfall in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average rainfall days in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.7 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January and November (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average snowfall in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.41").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average snowfall days in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.5 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
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 43min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 37min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average sunshine days in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average UV index in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June and 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
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average cloud cover in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 60).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in August
Gilbert Creek, West VA

Average visibility in August - Gilbert Creek, West VA
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (5mi).

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