August weather forecast and climate
Penalosa, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Penalosa, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 69.6°F (20.9°C) and 89.6°F (32°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 89.6°F (32°C). In Penalosa, the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a very hot 99.3°F (37.4°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, wind). 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. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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

In Penalosa, the average relative humidity is 61%.

Rainfall

In Penalosa, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Penalosa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 92.5 days and collects up to 11.93" (303mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Penalosa are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Penalosa?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Penalosa, Kansas, is 89.6°F (32°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.6°F (20.9°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is calculated to 99.3°F (37.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Penalosa?

The average relative humidity in August is 61%.

How many days does it rain in August in Penalosa?

In Penalosa, in August, during 11.8 rainfall days, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Penalosa?

In Penalosa, Kansas, snow does not fall in May through October.

How many hours of daylight does Penalosa have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Penalosa, Kansas, is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Penalosa have in August?

In Penalosa, the average sunshine in August is 10.9h.

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

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Penalosa?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Penalosa, Kansas, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.6°F).

Average pressure in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.93"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (70%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (58%).

Average rainfall in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.28").

Average rainfall days in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.83").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

Average sunshine days in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (16.6 days).

Average UV index in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Penalosa, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 20).

Average visibility in August - Penalosa, 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).