August weather forecast and climate
Seneca, KS

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Seneca, Kansas, with average temperature ranging between max 84.7°F (29.3°C) and min 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a moderately hot 84.7°F (29.3°C). In August, in Seneca, Kansas, the average low-temperature is 64.9°F (18.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is evaluated at a tropical 93.6°F (34.2°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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, metabolic differences). 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 Seneca, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 12.1 days. Throughout August, 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Seneca, there are 113.5 rainfall days, and 19.65" (499mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Seneca?

In August, in Seneca, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 84.7°F (29.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.9°F (18.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 93.6°F (34.2°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Seneca?

The average relative humidity in August in Seneca, Kansas, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Seneca in August?

In Seneca, Kansas, in August, it is raining for 12.1 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Seneca?

May through September are months without snowfall in Seneca, Kansas.

How many hours of daylight does Seneca have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Seneca is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Seneca have in August?

In Seneca, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Seneca?

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Seneca?

In Seneca, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 84.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 64.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.5°F).

Average pressure in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.94"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86").

Average wind speed in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (10.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.4mph).

Average humidity in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (66%).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.51").

Average rainfall days in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.61").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average sunshine days in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 15.7 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 - Seneca, KS
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Seneca, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 26).

Average visibility in August - Seneca, 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).