August weather forecast and climate
Richfield, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Richfield, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 90.7°F (32.6°C) and min 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 90.7°F (32.6°C). In Richfield, the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 95°F (35°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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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.

Humidity

In Richfield, the average relative humidity in August is 48%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Richfield is August when the rain falls for 13.3 days and typically aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Richfield, Kansas. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Richfield?

In August, in Richfield, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 90.7°F (32.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.9°F (20.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 95°F (35°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Richfield?

In Richfield, Kansas, the average relative humidity in August is 48%.

How much does it rain in Richfield in August?

In Richfield, during August, the rain falls for 13.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Richfield?

The month with the most rainfall in Richfield is August when the rain falls for 13.3 days and typically aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Richfield?

In Richfield snow does not fall in June through September.

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

The average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Richfield?

In August, the average sunshine in Richfield is 10.1h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Richfield?

In Richfield, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (46.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (28.6°F).

Average pressure in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.89"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.8").

Average wind speed in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and June (13.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (10.6mph).

Average humidity in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 48%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (42%).

Average rainfall in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.2").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.35").

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.77").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

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: 10.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

Average sunshine days in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.6 days).

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

Average cloud cover in August - Richfield, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 27).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 15).

Average visibility in August - Richfield, 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).