August weather forecast and climate
Tipton, KS

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Tipton, Kansas, with average temperature ranging between max 89.8°F (32.1°C) and min 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Temperature

In Tipton, Kansas, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still hot 89.8°F (32.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Tipton, is 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a torrid 99.1°F (37.3°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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, metabolic differences). 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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 August, the average relative humidity in Tipton is 60%.

Rainfall

In Tipton, during August, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 110.3 rainfall days, and 19.76" (502mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Tipton, Kansas, the average sunshine in August is 10.8h.

UV index

In Tipton, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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. 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 Tipton?

In August, in Tipton, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 89.8°F (32.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 99.1°F (37.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Tipton?

In August, the average relative humidity in Tipton, Kansas, is 60%.

How much does it rain in Tipton in August?

In Tipton, Kansas, in August, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 2.48" (63mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Tipton?

June through September are months without snowfall in Tipton, Kansas.

How many hours of daylight does Tipton have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Tipton?

In August, the average sunshine in Tipton is 10.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Tipton?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Tipton, Kansas, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

Average pressure in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.93"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.9mph).

Average humidity in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (57%).

Average rainfall in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.48"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

Average rainfall days in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.2").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Tipton, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.5 days).

Average UV index in August - Tipton, 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 - Tipton, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in August - Tipton, 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).