August weather forecast
Ball, LA

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Ball, Louisiana, with an average temperature varying between 73°F (22.8°C) and 93°F (33.9°C).

Temperature

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 93°F (33.9°C), are the warmest months.

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a life-threatening hot 120.2°F (49°C). Be wary: Heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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', 'apparent temperature', '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 individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, wind, clothing), and activity. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Ball, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Ball is August, when the rain falls for 16.8 days and typically aggregates up to 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ball, snow does not fall in February through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 16min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 8:05 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:34 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In Ball, the average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Ball. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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 warmest month in Ball?

Warmest months in Ball are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 93°F (33.9°C).

What is the temperature in August in Ball?

In Ball, in August, the average high-temperature is 93°F (33.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is appraised at 120.2°F (49°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ball?

In Ball, Louisiana, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

What is the wettest month in Ball?

The month with the most rainfall in Ball, Louisiana, is August, when the rain falls for 16.8 days and typically aggregates up to 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Ball in August?

In Ball, Louisiana, in August, during 16.8 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ball?

In Ball, snow does not fall in February through November.

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

In August, the average day length in Ball is 13h and 16min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Ball?

On the first day of August in Ball, Louisiana, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 8:05 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:34 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Ball?

The average sunshine duration in August is 9.9h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Ball are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in August in Ball?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Ball is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Ball, LA

Average temperature in August - Ball, LA
  • Average high temperature in August: 93°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (93°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 73°F

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (40.3°F).

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Average pressure in August
Ball, LA

Average pressure in August - Ball, LA
  • Average pressure in August: 29.95"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Ball, LA

Average wind speed in August - Ball, LA
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in August
Ball, LA

Average humidity in August - Ball, LA
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in August
Ball, LA

Average rainfall in August - Ball, LA
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.97").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.75").

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Average rainfall days in August
Ball, LA

Average rainfall days in August - Ball, LA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Ball, LA

Average snowfall in August - Ball, LA
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.31").
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Ball, LA

Average snowfall days in August - Ball, LA
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Ball, LA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ball, LA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 16min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 10min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 8min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ball, LA

Average sunshine days in August - Ball, LA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 11 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ball, LA

Average UV index in August - Ball, LA
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Ball, LA

Average cloud cover in August - Ball, LA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in August
Ball, LA

Average visibility in August - Ball, LA
  • Average visibility in August: 5mi

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

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