August weather forecast and climate
Pratt, KS

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Pratt, Kansas, with average temperature varying between 90°F (32.2°C) and 69.3°F (20.7°C).

Temperature

In Pratt, Kansas, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 90°F (32.2°C). In Pratt, in August, the average low-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a torrid 99°F (37.2°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like clothing, wind, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 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. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Pratt, the average relative humidity is 59%.

Rainfall

In Pratt, during August, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 107.1 rainfall days, and 20.08" (510mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Pratt snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 10.8h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Pratt. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk 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 Pratt?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Pratt, Kansas, is 90°F (32.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 99°F (37.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Pratt?

The average relative humidity in August is 59%.

How many days does it rain in August in Pratt?

In Pratt, Kansas, in August, during 13.8 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Pratt?

May through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Pratt have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Pratt have in August?

In Pratt, the average sunshine in August is 10.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pratt?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Pratt?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Pratt is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Pratt, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 90°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (44.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.4°F).

Average pressure in August - Pratt, 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 - Pratt, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.6mph).

Average humidity in August - Pratt, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 59%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (66%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (57%).

Average rainfall in August - Pratt, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.7").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.67").

Average rainfall days in August - Pratt, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.89").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Pratt, 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: 10.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

Average sunshine days in August - Pratt, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (25.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Pratt, 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 - Pratt, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 20

Months with the most cloud cover are March and April (Cloud cover 34).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 20).

Average visibility in August - Pratt, 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).