August weather forecast and climate
Russell Springs, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Russell Springs, is another tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 89.2°F (31.8°C) and an average low of 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 89.2°F (31.8°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 94.5°F (34.7°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', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. 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 Russell Springs, the average relative humidity is 53%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 11.4 days. Throughout August, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Russell Springs, there are 105.4 rainfall days, and 13.7" (348mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Russell Springs snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Russell Springs, Kansas, is 10.5h.

UV index

In Russell Springs, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Russell Springs?

In Russell Springs, Kansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 89.2°F (31.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is estimated at 94.5°F (34.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Russell Springs?

The average relative humidity in August in Russell Springs, Kansas, is 53%.

How much does it rain in Russell Springs in August?

In Russell Springs, in August, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 1.5" (38mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Russell Springs?

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

How many hours of daylight does Russell Springs have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Russell Springs, Kansas, is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Russell Springs have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Russell Springs is 10.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Russell Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (41.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.2°F).

Average pressure in August - Russell Springs, 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 - Russell Springs, 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 - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 53%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (50%).

Average rainfall in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.5"

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

Average rainfall days in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.06").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Russell Springs, 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: 10.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.7 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are June and July (14.7 days).

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

Average cloud cover in August - Russell Springs, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 19

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 17).

Average visibility in August - Russell Springs, 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).