August weather forecast
Speed, West VA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Speed, West Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 84.4°F (29.1°C) and an average low of 61.2°F (16.2°C).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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

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

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout August, 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 186.1 rainfall days, and 36.3" (922mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Speed is 13h and 38min.
On the first day of August in Speed, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 8:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:57 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Speed is August, with an average of 10.3h of sunshine.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Speed?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Speed, West Virginia, is 84.4°F (29.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 93.2°F (34°C).

What are the least humid months in Speed?

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

What is the average humidity in August in Speed?

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

How much does it rain in Speed in August?

In Speed, West Virginia, during August, the rain falls for 16.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Speed?

June through September are months without snowfall.

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

In Speed, West Virginia, the average day length in August is 13h and 38min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Speed?

On the first day of August in Speed, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 8:36 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:57 pm EDT.

What month has the most sunshine in Speed?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Speed have in August?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Speed, West Virginia, is 10.3h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Speed?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Speed, West Virginia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Speed, West VA

Average temperature in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average pressure in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average wind speed in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average humidity in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average rainfall in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average rainfall days in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average snowfall in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average snowfall days in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Speed, West VA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 38min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 31min).

  • 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
Speed, West VA

Average sunshine days in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average UV index in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average cloud cover in August - Speed, 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
Speed, West VA

Average visibility in August - Speed, 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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