August weather forecast and climate
Valley Falls, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Valley Falls, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 85.1°F (29.5°C) and an average low of 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Temperature

In Valley Falls, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a warm 85.1°F (29.5°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 95°F (35°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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, pregnancy, metabolic differences), 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 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.

Humidity

In Valley Falls, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

Rainfall

In Valley Falls, during 12.9 rainfall days, 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Valley Falls, during the entire year, the rain falls for 111.2 days and collects up to 18.23" (463mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Valley Falls snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Valley Falls is 10.1h.

UV index

In Valley Falls, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
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. 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 August in Valley Falls?

In Valley Falls, Kansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 85.1°F (29.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 95°F (35°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Valley Falls?

The average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How much does it rain in Valley Falls in August?

In Valley Falls, during August, the rain falls for 12.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Valley Falls?

June through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Valley Falls have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Valley Falls have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Valley Falls, Kansas, is 10.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Valley Falls?

In Valley Falls, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 85.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 65.5°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 (21.6°F).

Average pressure in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average pressure in August: 29.94"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (10.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.2mph).

Average humidity in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (68%).

Average rainfall in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.8").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (0.51").

Average rainfall days in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 12.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.5 days).

Average snowfall in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.85").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Valley Falls, 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: 10.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average sunshine days in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (24.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.5 days).

Average UV index in August - Valley Falls, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in August - Valley Falls, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in August - Valley Falls, 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).