Topeka
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
August, the last month of the summer, in Topeka, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 88.5°F (31.4°C) and min 66.2°F (19°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 88.5°F (31.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Topeka, is 66.2°F (19°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a torrid 102.2°F (39°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 70.8%.

Rainfall

In Topeka, during August, the rain falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.2" (107.7mm) of precipitation. In Topeka, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 99.6 days and collects up to 36.5" (926.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Topeka, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 17.8" (452.1mm).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Topeka is 9.4h.

UV index

In Topeka, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in August in Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.5°F (31.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.2°F (19°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Topeka?

In Topeka, the average relative humidity in August is 70.8%.

How many days does it rain in August in Topeka?

In August, in Topeka, the rain falls for 8.6 days. Throughout August, 4.2" (107.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In Topeka, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Topeka?

In Topeka, the average sunshine in August is 9.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Topeka?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Topeka is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.6°F).

Average humidity in August - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 70.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (72.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (64.1%).

Average rainfall in August - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (5.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.9").

Average rainfall days in August - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in August - Topeka, KS
  • Average UV index in August: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).