August weather forecast and climate
Monument, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Monument, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 67.1°F (19.5°C) and max 89.2°F (31.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 89.2°F (31.8°C). In Monument, the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to 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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and differences in body mass, height, and shape 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 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

In August, the average relative humidity is 53%.

Rainfall

In Monument, in August, during 11.4 rainfall days, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Monument, there are 105.4 rainfall days, and 13.7" (348mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall in Monument.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Monument is 10.5h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Monument?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Monument, Kansas, is 89.2°F (31.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 94.5°F (34.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Monument?

The average relative humidity in August in Monument is 53%.

How much does it rain in Monument in August?

In Monument, Kansas, in August, during 11.4 rainfall days, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Monument?

In Monument, Kansas, snow does not fall in May through September.

How many hours of daylight does Monument have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Monument have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Monument, Kansas, is 10.5h.

How high is the UV index in August in Monument?

In Monument, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Monument, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (41.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.2°F).

Average pressure in August - Monument, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.9"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.81").

Average wind speed in August - Monument, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.1mph).

Average humidity in August - Monument, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 53%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (50%).

Average rainfall in August - Monument, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.36").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (0.39").

Average rainfall days in August - Monument, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.06").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Monument, 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: 10.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in August - Monument, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.7 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are June and July (14.7 days).

Average UV index in August - Monument, KS
  • 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 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Monument, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 19

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 17).

Average visibility in August - Monument, 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).