August weather forecast and climate
Gilbert, West VA

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Gilbert, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 60.6°F (15.9°C) and an average high of 84.7°F (29.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still warm 84.7°F (29.3°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 60.6°F (15.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 94.5°F (34.7°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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like wind, clothing, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 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

April, June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months in Gilbert, West Virginia.

Rainfall

In Gilbert, during 15.7 rainfall days, 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 181.3 rainfall days, and 34.37" (873mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Gilbert, West Virginia.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.6h.

Sunshine

With an average of 10.2h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Gilbert, West Virginia.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Gilbert are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Gilbert?

In Gilbert, in August, the average high-temperature is 84.7°F (29.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 94.5°F (34.7°C).

What are the least humid months in Gilbert?

Months with the lowest humidity are April, June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in August in Gilbert?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Gilbert?

In Gilbert, West Virginia, in August, during 15.7 rainfall days, 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Gilbert?

June through September are months without snowfall in Gilbert.

How many hours of daylight does Gilbert have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Gilbert, West Virginia, is 13.6h.

What month has the most sunshine in Gilbert?

With an average of 10.2h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Gilbert have in August?

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

What are the months with the highest UV index in Gilbert?

Months with the highest UV index in Gilbert are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Gilbert?

In Gilbert, West Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Gilbert, West VA

Average temperature in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 60.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in August
Gilbert, West VA

Average pressure in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average pressure in August: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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Average wind speed in August
Gilbert, West VA

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Gilbert, West VA

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

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

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Average rainfall in August
Gilbert, West VA

Average rainfall in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.05"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.85").

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Average rainfall days in August
Gilbert, West VA

Average rainfall days in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Gilbert, West VA

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.53").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Gilbert, West VA

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.6 days).
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, West VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Gilbert, West VA

Average sunshine days in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (17 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Gilbert, West VA

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Gilbert, West VA

Average cloud cover in August - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in August
Gilbert, West VA

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

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

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