June weather forecast and climate
Sterling, KS

The first month of the summer, June, is a tropical month in Sterling, Kansas, with average temperature varying between 68.5°F (20.3°C) and 89.1°F (31.7°C).

Temperature

In Sterling, the average high-temperature rises, from a warm 75.2°F (24°C) in May, to a hot 89.1°F (31.7°C). In Sterling, in June, the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a sweltering 98.1°F (36.7°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. 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', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', 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 wind, pregnancy, clothing, 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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. 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

The average relative humidity in June is 61%.

Rainfall

In Sterling, Kansas, in June, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 112.9 rainfall days, and 21.06" (535mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

June has the longest days of the year in Sterling, with an average of 14.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Sterling is 11.1h.

UV index

June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Sterling. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 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. 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 June in Sterling?

The average high-temperature, in June, is 89.1°F (31.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C). In June, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is evaluated at 98.1°F (36.7°C).

What is the average humidity in June in Sterling?

The average relative humidity in June in Sterling, Kansas, is 61%.

How much does it rain in Sterling in June?

In Sterling, in June, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Sterling?

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

When are the longest days in Sterling?

With an average of 14.8h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Sterling.

How many hours of daylight does Sterling have in June?

In Sterling, the average length of the day in June is 14.8h.

How long on average sun shines in June in Sterling?

In Sterling, the average sunshine in June is 11.1h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in June in Sterling?

In Sterling, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in June is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average high temperature in June: 89.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in June: 68.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

Average pressure in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average pressure in June: 29.85"

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 June - Sterling, KS
  • Average wind speed in June: 11.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.3mph).

Average humidity in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average humidity in June: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (59%).

Average rainfall in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall in June: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.82").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.67").

Average rainfall days in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall days in June: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

Average snowfall in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall in June: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.36").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall days in June: 0 days

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

Average daylight in June / Average sunshine in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average daylight in June: 14.8h

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 June: 11.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

Average sunshine days in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average sunshine days in June: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.2 days).

Average UV index in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average UV index in June: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average cloud cover in June: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 20).

Average visibility in June - Sterling, KS
  • Average visibility in June: 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).