August weather forecast
Ovapa, West VA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Ovapa, West Virginia, with an average temperature varying between 61.2°F (16.2°C) and 84.4°F (29.1°C).

Temperature

In Ovapa, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 84.4°F (29.1°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be a tropical 93.2°F (34°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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. 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

The months with the lowest humidity in Ovapa, West Virginia, are June and August, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Ovapa, in August, it is raining for 16.3 days, with typically 2.52" (64mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 186.1 rainfall days, and 36.3" (922mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Ovapa, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 37min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 8:35 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:56 pm EDT.

Sunshine

With an average of 10.3h 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 in Ovapa. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Ovapa?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 84.4°F (29.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is calculated to be 93.2°F (34°C).

What are the least humid months in Ovapa?

The months with the lowest humidity are June and August, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in August in Ovapa?

The average relative humidity in August in Ovapa is 76%.

How much does it rain in Ovapa in August?

In August, in Ovapa, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout August, 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ovapa?

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

How many hours of daylight does Ovapa have in August?

In August, the average day length is 13h and 37min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Ovapa?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 8:35 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:56 pm EDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Ovapa?

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Ovapa?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Ovapa is 10.3h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Ovapa?

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

Average temperature in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.4°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 (37.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Ovapa, West VA

Average pressure in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Ovapa, West VA

Average wind speed in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.1mph).

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Average humidity in August
Ovapa, West VA

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

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June and August (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Ovapa, West VA

Average rainfall in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.52"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in August
Ovapa, West VA

Average rainfall days in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Ovapa, West VA

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.39").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Ovapa, West VA

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14 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
Ovapa, West VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 37min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 49min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 32min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ovapa, West VA

Average sunshine days in August - Ovapa, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ovapa, West VA

Average UV index in August - Ovapa, 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 and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Ovapa, West VA

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

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in August
Ovapa, West VA

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

The months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).

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