August weather forecast and climate
Westphalia, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Westphalia, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 66.6°F (19.2°C) and max 86.2°F (30.1°C).

Temperature

In Westphalia, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 86.2°F (30.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Westphalia, Kansas, is 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a very hot 97.3°F (36.3°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, wind, 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 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. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 Westphalia is 74%.

Rainfall

In Westphalia, in August, during 13.8 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Westphalia, there are 123.3 rainfall days, and 23.94" (608mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall in Westphalia.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Westphalia is 10.4h.

UV index

In Westphalia, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Westphalia?

In Westphalia, Kansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 86.2°F (30.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 97.3°F (36.3°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Westphalia?

In Westphalia, Kansas, the average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How much does it rain in Westphalia in August?

In Westphalia, Kansas, in August, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 2.91" (74mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Westphalia?

In Westphalia, Kansas, snow does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Westphalia have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Westphalia have in August?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Westphalia?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Westphalia, Kansas, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Westphalia, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 86.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 66.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

Average pressure in August - Westphalia, 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 (29.88").

Average wind speed in August - Westphalia, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (11.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.7mph).

Average humidity in August - Westphalia, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in August - Westphalia, KS
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (0.71").

Average rainfall days in August - Westphalia, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.2 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.81").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Westphalia, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Westphalia, 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 - Westphalia, KS
  • Average cloud cover in August: 25

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

Average visibility in August - Westphalia, 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).