August weather forecast
Iuka, MS

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Iuka, is also a hot month, with an average temperature ranging between max 89.2°F (31.8°C) and min 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Temperature

In Iuka, Mississippi, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 89.2°F (31.8°C). In Iuka, the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at an extremely hot 106.3°F (41.3°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, wind, and pregnancy 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. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In Iuka, during August, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Iuka, there are 159.1 rainfall days, and 31.85" (809mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Iuka, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 25min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:02 am and sunset at 7:55 pm. On the last day of August, in Iuka, Mississippi, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:20 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.3h.

UV index

In Iuka, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Iuka?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Iuka, is 89.2°F (31.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 106.3°F (41.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Iuka?

The average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Iuka?

In Iuka, Mississippi, in August, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Iuka?

April through October are months without snowfall in Iuka, Mississippi.

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

In August, the average day length in Iuka is 13h and 25min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Iuka?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 6:02 am and sunset at 7:55 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:20 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Iuka?

The average sunshine duration in August in Iuka is 10.3h.

How high is the UV index in August in Iuka?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Iuka is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall
Average snowfall days
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in August
Iuka, MS

Average temperature in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in August
Iuka, MS

Average pressure in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

[Resources]

Average wind speed in August
Iuka, MS

Average wind speed in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average wind speed in August: 4.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in August
Iuka, MS

Average humidity in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in August
Iuka, MS

Average rainfall in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.78").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in August
Iuka, MS

Average rainfall days in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in August
Iuka, MS

Average snowfall in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.28").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in August
Iuka, MS

Average snowfall days in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (2.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

[Resources]

Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Iuka, MS

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 25min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 52min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in August
Iuka, MS

Average sunshine days in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.3 days

The months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in August
Iuka, MS

Average UV index in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in August
Iuka, MS

Average cloud cover in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

[Resources]

Average visibility in August
Iuka, MS

Average visibility in August - Iuka, MS
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location