August weather forecast and climate
Bath, NC

August, the last month of the summer, in Bath, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 87.3°F (30.7°C) and min 70.9°F (21.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 87.3°F (30.7°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 70.9°F (21.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a torrid 102.6°F (39.2°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 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', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', 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 (clothing, pregnancy, wind). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 Bath, North Carolina, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 20.4 days and accumulates 4.57" (116mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Bath.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Bath, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Bath is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Bath?

In August, the average high-temperature is 87.3°F (30.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.9°F (21.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is calculated to 102.6°F (39.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Bath?

In August, the average relative humidity in Bath, North Carolina, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bath?

In Bath, during August, the rain falls for 20.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.57" (116mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Bath?

The month with the most rainfall in Bath is August when the rain falls for 20.4 days and typically aggregates up to 4.57" (116mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Bath?

In Bath, North Carolina, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Bath have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Bath is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bath?

In Bath, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Bath?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Bath, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.5°C).

Average pressure in August - Bath, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.7mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Bath, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.1km/h).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in August - Bath, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 116mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (116mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (54mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Bath, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (18mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bath, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

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: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average sunshine days in August - Bath, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Bath, NC
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Bath, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in August - Bath, NC
  • Average visibility in August: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (8km).