August weather forecast and climate
Thayer, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Thayer, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 87.1°F (30.6°C) and min 68°F (20°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 87.1°F (30.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Thayer, is 68°F (20°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 99.3°F (37.4°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent 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, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 99.5°F (37.5°C) to 100.9°F (38.3°C), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Thayer, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

Rainfall

In Thayer, in August, it is raining for 11.9 days, with typically 2.68" (68mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 114.4 rainfall days, and 19.69" (500mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Thayer.

Daylight

In Thayer, the average length of the day is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Thayer, Kansas, is 10.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Thayer, Kansas, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. 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 Thayer?

In August, the average high-temperature is 87.1°F (30.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 68°F (20°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 99.3°F (37.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Thayer?

The average relative humidity in August in Thayer, Kansas, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Thayer in August?

In Thayer, during August, the rain falls for 11.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Thayer?

April through October are months without snowfall in Thayer.

What is the average length of the day in August in Thayer?

The average length of the day in August in Thayer, Kansas, is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Thayer?

The average sunshine in August in Thayer, Kansas, is 10.4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Thayer?

In Thayer, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 87.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.1°F).

Average pressure in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.95"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89").

Average wind speed in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.3mph).

Average humidity in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.9").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.51").

Average rainfall days in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (4.6 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.87").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

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: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 16.2 days

Months with the most sunshine days are January and December (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (14.6 days).

Average UV index in August - Thayer, 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 and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Thayer, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 24

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in August - Thayer, 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).