August weather forecast and climate
Efland, NC

August, the last month of the summer, in Efland, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 87.4°F (30.8°C) and 67.8°F (19.9°C).

Temperature

In Efland, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 87.4°F (30.8°C). In August, in Efland, the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a very hot 100.4°F (38°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, clothing, and wind 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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

The average relative humidity in August is 73%.

Rainfall

In Efland, during 17.3 rainfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Efland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 157.7 days and collects up to 32.32" (821mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 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 Efland?

In August, in Efland, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 87.4°F (30.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is calculated to 100.4°F (38°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Efland?

The average relative humidity in August in Efland is 73%.

How much does it rain in Efland in August?

In Efland, North Carolina, during August, the rain falls for 17.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.27" (83mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Efland?

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

How many hours of daylight does Efland have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Efland have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Efland, North Carolina, is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Efland?

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Efland?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Efland, North Carolina, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Efland, NC
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.4°C).

Average pressure in August - Efland, NC
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1021.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.7mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Efland, NC
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.6km/h).

Average humidity in August - Efland, NC
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Efland, NC
  • Average rainfall in August: 83mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (88mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (51mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Efland, NC
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (59mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.2 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 - Efland, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average sunshine days in August - Efland, NC
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.6 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Efland, NC
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in August - Efland, NC
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

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