August weather forecast and climate
Sun City, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Sun City, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 70.7°F (21.5°C) and max 91°F (32.8°C).

Temperature

In Sun City, Kansas, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 91°F (32.8°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 100.9°F (38.3°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 calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, wind). 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 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.
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 Sun City, Kansas, is 58%.

Rainfall

In Sun City, in August, during 14.3 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Sun City, there are 119.9 rainfall days, and 22.48" (571mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Sun City snow does not fall in June through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Sun City, the average sunshine in August is 10.9h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk 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. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Sun City?

In Sun City, in August, the average high-temperature is 91°F (32.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 100.9°F (38.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Sun City?

In August, the average relative humidity in Sun City, Kansas, is 58%.

How many days does it rain in August in Sun City?

In Sun City, Kansas, in August, during 14.3 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Sun City?

In Sun City snow does not fall in June through October.

What is the average length of the day in August in Sun City?

In August, the average length of the day in Sun City, Kansas, is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sun City have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 10.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Sun City?

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Sun City?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Sun City, Kansas, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 91°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (93.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 70.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

Average pressure in August - Sun City, 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 - Sun City, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 58%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (56%).

Average rainfall in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.21").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.79").

Average rainfall days in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.09").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sun City, 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: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.4).

Average sunshine days in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.8 days).

Average UV index in August - Sun City, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Sun City, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 19

Months with the most cloud cover are March and April (Cloud cover 34).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 19).

Average visibility in August - Sun City, 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).