August weather forecast and climate
Windom, KS

August, the last month of the summer, in Windom, is another hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 68.5°F (20.3°C) and 89.1°F (31.7°C).

Temperature

In Windom, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 89.1°F (31.7°C). In Windom, in August, the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a very hot 99.7°F (37.6°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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind), 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by 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. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Windom is 64%.

Rainfall

In Windom, in August, during 14 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Windom, Kansas, there are 123.7 rainfall days, and 23.31" (592mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Windom snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Windom, the average sunshine is 10.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Windom?

In Windom, Kansas, in August, the average high-temperature is 89.1°F (31.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 99.7°F (37.6°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Windom?

The average relative humidity in August is 64%.

How much does it rain in Windom in August?

In Windom, in August, during 14 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Windom?

June through September are months without snowfall in Windom.

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

The average length of the day in August in Windom is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Windom?

In August, the average sunshine in Windom is 10.9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Windom?

In Windom, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Windom, KS
  • Average high temperature in August: 89.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 68.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in August - Windom, KS
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.1mph).

Average humidity in August - Windom, KS
  • Average humidity in August: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61%).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.79").

Average rainfall days in August - Windom, KS
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.6 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.19").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Windom, 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: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.1).

Average sunshine days in August - Windom, KS
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12 days).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in August - Windom, 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).