August weather forecast and climate
Roxbury, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Roxbury, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 68.4°F (20.2°C) and max 89.1°F (31.7°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 89.1°F (31.7°C). In Roxbury, the average low-temperature is 68.4°F (20.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a very hot 99.7°F (37.6°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. 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', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 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. Additional factors like pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences, 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Roxbury is 64%.

Rainfall

In Roxbury, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Roxbury, during the entire year, the rain falls for 111.9 days and collects up to 20.71" (526mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Roxbury.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Roxbury, Kansas, the average sunshine is 10.9h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health 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 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 Roxbury?

In August, in Roxbury, the average high-temperature is 89.1°F (31.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.4°F (20.2°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to 99.7°F (37.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Roxbury?

In Roxbury, Kansas, the average relative humidity in August is 64%.

How many days does it rain in August in Roxbury?

In August, the rain falls for 12.5 days. Throughout August, 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Roxbury?

In Roxbury snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Roxbury have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Roxbury have in August?

In Roxbury, the average sunshine in August is 10.9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Roxbury?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Roxbury is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Roxbury, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.1mph).

Average humidity in August - Roxbury, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61%).

Average rainfall in August - Roxbury, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.83").

Average rainfall days in August - Roxbury, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.07").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Roxbury, 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: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Roxbury, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Roxbury, KS
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in August - Roxbury, 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).