August weather forecast and climate
Pierceville, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Pierceville, is another tropical month, with average temperature varying between 90.7°F (32.6°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 90.7°F (32.6°C). In August, in Pierceville, Kansas, the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a very hot 97.9°F (36.6°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like metabolic differences, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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 August, the average relative humidity in Pierceville is 54%.

Rainfall

In Pierceville, during August, the rain falls for 13.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 100.5 rainfall days, and 15.2" (386mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.5h.

UV index

In Pierceville, 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 rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Pierceville?

In August, in Pierceville, the average high-temperature is 90.7°F (32.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 97.9°F (36.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Pierceville?

The average relative humidity in August in Pierceville is 54%.

How much does it rain in Pierceville in August?

In Pierceville, in August, it is raining for 13.3 days, with typically 2.05" (52mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Pierceville?

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

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Pierceville?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Pierceville?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Pierceville 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 - Pierceville, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (44.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (26.8°F).

Average pressure in August - Pierceville, 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 - Pierceville, 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 - Pierceville, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 54%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (61%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (50%).

Average rainfall in August - Pierceville, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.05"

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

Average rainfall days in August - Pierceville, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (2.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.57").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Pierceville, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Pierceville, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 30).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 16).

Average visibility in August - Pierceville, 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).