August weather forecast and climate
Plainville, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Plainville, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 90.1°F (32.3°C) and 67.5°F (19.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 90.1°F (32.3°C). In Plainville, the average low-temperature is 67.5°F (19.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a very hot 99°F (37.2°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy). 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 particularly important for children. 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 normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 Plainville, the average relative humidity in August is 58%.

Rainfall

In Plainville, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 2.44" (62mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Plainville, Kansas, there are 110.1 rainfall days, and 17.56" (446mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Plainville snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Plainville is 10.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Plainville?

In August, in Plainville, the average high-temperature is 90.1°F (32.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.5°F (19.7°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is calculated to 99°F (37.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Plainville?

The average relative humidity in August in Plainville is 58%.

How much does it rain in Plainville in August?

In Plainville, during August, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Plainville?

In Plainville snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Plainville have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Plainville?

In Plainville, the average sunshine in August is 10.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Plainville?

Months with the highest UV index in Plainville, Kansas, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Plainville?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Plainville, Kansas, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Plainville, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (41.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.4°F).

Average pressure in August - Plainville, 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 - Plainville, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.5mph).

Average humidity in August - Plainville, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 58%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (55%).

Average rainfall in August - Plainville, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.03").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.51").

Average rainfall days in August - Plainville, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.8").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Plainville, 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: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

Average sunshine days in August - Plainville, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.4 days).

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

Average cloud cover in August - Plainville, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 19).

Average visibility in August - Plainville, 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).