August weather forecast
Lanta, West VA

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Lanta, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature ranging between min 61°F (16.1°C) and max 84°F (28.9°C).

Temperature

In Lanta, West Virginia, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 84°F (28.9°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 61°F (16.1°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is computed to be a tropical 93.2°F (34°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, pregnancy, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. 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. 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 months with the lowest humidity in Lanta are June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Lanta, West Virginia, during August, the rain falls for 15.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 183.9 rainfall days, and 35.35" (898mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Lanta, West Virginia, snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Lanta is 13h and 35min.
On the first day of August in Lanta, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 8:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:55 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

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Lanta?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Lanta, is 84°F (28.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is computed to be 93.2°F (34°C).

What are the least humid months in Lanta?

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

What is the average humidity in August in Lanta?

The average relative humidity in August in Lanta, West Virginia, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Lanta?

In Lanta, West Virginia, in August, it is raining for 15.8 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Lanta?

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

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

In Lanta, the average day length in August is 13h and 35min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Lanta?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 8:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:55 am and sunset at 7:58 pm EDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Lanta?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Lanta?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Lanta, West Virginia, is 10.1h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Lanta are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Lanta?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Lanta, West Virginia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Lanta, West VA

Average temperature in August - Lanta, West VA
  • Average high temperature in August: 84°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Lanta, West VA

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

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

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Average wind speed in August
Lanta, West VA

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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Average humidity in August
Lanta, West VA

Average humidity in August - Lanta, 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 June, July, August and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Lanta, West VA

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

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Average rainfall days in August
Lanta, West VA

Average rainfall days in August - Lanta, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.9 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Lanta, West VA

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

The months with the highest snowfall are January and February (5.12").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Lanta, West VA

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.3 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
Lanta, West VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Lanta, West VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 35min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 46min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 35min).

  • 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: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Lanta, West VA

Average sunshine days in August - Lanta, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Lanta, West VA

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Lanta, West VA

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

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in August
Lanta, West VA

Average visibility in August - Lanta, 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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