August weather forecast and climate
Avon, NC

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Avon, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between max 81.1°F (27.3°C) and min 77.7°F (25.4°C).

Temperature

In Avon, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 81.1°F (27.3°C). In August, in Avon, the average low-temperature is 77.7°F (25.4°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 86.4°F (30.2°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the 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', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, pregnancy, metabolic differences), 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 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

In August, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 20.6 days and typically aggregates up to 5.16" (131mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Avon.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Avon, the average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Avon. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in August in Avon?

In August, in Avon, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 81.1°F (27.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 77.7°F (25.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in August is appraised at 86.4°F (30.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Avon?

In August, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How much does it rain in Avon in August?

In August, the rain falls for 20.6 days. Throughout August, 5.16" (131mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Avon?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Avon, North Carolina. Rain falls for 20.6 days and accumulates 5.16" (131mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Avon?

In Avon snow does not fall in February through December.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Avon, North Carolina, is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Avon have in August?

In Avon, the average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Avon, North Carolina, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Avon?

In Avon, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Avon, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.8°C).

Average pressure in August - Avon, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.8mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are November and December (1019.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.1mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Avon, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 19.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (27.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (19.5km/h).

Average humidity in August - Avon, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Avon, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 131mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (131mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (64mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Avon, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.6 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February and October (13.5 days).

Average snowfall in August - Avon, NC
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Avon, NC
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Avon, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 5.2).

Average sunshine days in August - Avon, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Avon, NC
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Avon, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 30

Months with the most cloud cover are January, February and March (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in August - Avon, NC
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).