August weather forecast and climate
Phillipsburg, KS

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Phillipsburg, Kansas, with average temperature fluctuating between 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Temperature

In Phillipsburg, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 89.1°F (31.7°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 97.5°F (36.4°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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, metabolic differences, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Phillipsburg, the average relative humidity is 60%.

Rainfall

In Phillipsburg, in August, during 14.3 rainfall days, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 115.9 rainfall days, and 19.25" (489mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Phillipsburg, Kansas, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Phillipsburg, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

UV index

In Phillipsburg, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary 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 Phillipsburg?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 89.1°F (31.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 97.5°F (36.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Phillipsburg?

In Phillipsburg, Kansas, the average relative humidity in August is 60%.

How many days does it rain in August in Phillipsburg?

In August, the rain falls for 14.3 days. Throughout August, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Phillipsburg?

June through September are months without snowfall in Phillipsburg.

What is the average length of the day in August in Phillipsburg?

In Phillipsburg, Kansas, the average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Phillipsburg?

In Phillipsburg, Kansas, the average sunshine in August is 10.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Phillipsburg?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Phillipsburg is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.4°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

Average wind speed in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.1mph).

Average humidity in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (70%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (56%).

Average rainfall in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

Average rainfall days in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.64").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.1).

Average sunshine days in August - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.2 days).

Average UV index in August - Phillipsburg, 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 - Phillipsburg, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 36).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in August - Phillipsburg, 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).