August weather forecast
Townsend, TN

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Townsend, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature varying between 60.1°F (15.6°C) and 82.9°F (28.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 82.9°F (28.3°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 89.6°F (32°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and clothing 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.

Humidity

June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months in Townsend.

Rainfall

In Townsend, in August, it is raining for 18.8 days, with typically 3.07" (78mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 196.8 rainfall days, and 39.72" (1009mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13h and 28min.
On the first day of August in Townsend, sunrise is at 6:43 am and sunset at 8:39 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 8:04 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Townsend is 10h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Townsend. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Townsend?

In Townsend, in August, the average high-temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is estimated at 89.6°F (32°C).

What is the least humid month in Townsend?

June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in August in Townsend?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Townsend?

In Townsend, during August, the rain falls for 18.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Townsend?

May through September are months without snowfall in Townsend, Tennessee.

How many hours of daylight does Townsend have in August?

In August, the average day length in Townsend, Tennessee, is 13h and 28min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Townsend?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:43 am and sunset at 8:39 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 8:04 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Townsend?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Townsend, Tennessee, is 10h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Townsend are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Townsend?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Townsend, Tennessee, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Townsend, TN

Average temperature in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average high temperature in August: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.5°F).

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Average pressure in August
Townsend, TN

Average pressure in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average pressure in August: 30.01"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Townsend, TN

Average wind speed in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average wind speed in August: 3.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (5.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

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Average humidity in August
Townsend, TN

Average humidity in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June, July, August and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in August
Townsend, TN

Average rainfall in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.07"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.44").

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Average rainfall days in August
Townsend, TN

Average rainfall days in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.9 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Townsend, TN

Average snowfall in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.35").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Townsend, TN

Average snowfall days in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.7 days).
The 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
Townsend, TN

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 28min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 47min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Townsend, TN

Average sunshine days in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Townsend, TN

Average UV index in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Townsend, TN

Average cloud cover in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average cloud cover in August: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Townsend, TN

Average visibility in August - Townsend, TN
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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

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