August weather forecast and climate
Mission, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Mission, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 66.7°F (19.3°C) and an average high of 84.9°F (29.4°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a warm 84.9°F (29.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Mission, is 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 94.5°F (34.7°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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, pregnancy). 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Mission is 75%.

Rainfall

In Mission, during August, the rain falls for 6.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation. In Mission, during the entire year, the rain falls for 62.3 days and collects up to 4.76" (121mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Mission snow does not fall in April, June through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Mission is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In Mission, Kansas, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Mission?

In Mission, Kansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 84.9°F (29.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 94.5°F (34.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Mission?

In Mission, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How much does it rain in Mission in August?

In August, in Mission, Kansas, the rain falls for 6.4 days. Throughout August, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Mission?

In Mission snow does not fall in April, June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Mission have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Mission is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mission have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Mission, Kansas, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Mission?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Mission?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Mission, Kansas, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Mission, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.8°F).

Average pressure in August - Mission, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89").

Average wind speed in August - Mission, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (9.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.5mph).

Average humidity in August - Mission, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in August - Mission, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (0.71").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.16").

Average rainfall days in August - Mission, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 6.4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (8.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.2 days).

Average snowfall in August - Mission, KS
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.39").
Months with the least snowfall are April, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Mission, KS
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (2.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mission, KS
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

Average sunshine days in August - Mission, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (19.7 days).

Average UV index in August - Mission, KS
  • 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, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Mission, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in August - Mission, KS
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

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