August weather forecast
Akron, OH

A shot of part of Akron city in Ohio, taken at sunset
A shot of part of Akron city in Ohio, taken at sunset

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Akron, Ohio, with average temperature fluctuating between 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 60.6°F (15.9°C).

Temperature

In Akron, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 80.8°F (27.1°C). In August, in Akron, the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at 85.3°F (29.6°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are July and August, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout August, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Akron, during the entire year, the rain falls for 175.8 days and collects up to 32.32" (821mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Akron.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Akron is 13.8h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine.

UV index

In Akron, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Akron?

In Akron, in August, the average high-temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is evaluated at 85.3°F (29.6°C).

What is the least humid month in Akron?

Months with the lowest humidity in Akron are July and August, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in August in Akron?

The average relative humidity in August in Akron is 76%.

How much does it rain in Akron in August?

In August, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout August, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Akron?

June through September are months without snowfall in Akron.

How many hours of daylight does Akron have in August?

In Akron, Ohio, the average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

What month has the most sunshine in Akron?

With an average of 10.1h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Akron, Ohio.

How long on average sun shines in August in Akron?

In Akron, Ohio, the average sunshine in August is 10.1h.

How high is the UV index in August in Akron?

In Akron, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Akron, OH

Average temperature in August - Akron, OH
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7.2°C).

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Average pressure in August
Akron, OH

Average pressure in August - Akron, OH
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Akron, OH

Average wind speed in August - Akron, OH
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (13.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.5km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Akron, OH

Average humidity in August - Akron, OH
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Akron, OH

Average rainfall in August - Akron, OH
  • Average rainfall in August: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (86mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (51mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Akron, OH

Average rainfall days in August - Akron, OH
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Akron, OH

Average snowfall in August - Akron, OH
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (174mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Akron, OH

Average snowfall days in August - Akron, OH
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Akron, OH

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Akron, OH
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Akron, OH

Average sunshine days in August - Akron, OH
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (13.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Akron, OH

Average UV index in August - Akron, OH
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in August
Akron, OH

Average cloud cover in August - Akron, OH
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in August
Akron, OH

Average visibility in August - Akron, OH
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are April, June, July and August (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (7km).

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