August weather forecast
Perkins, MO

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Perkins, is another tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 86.2°F (30.1°C) and an average low of 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In Perkins, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still hot 86.2°F (30.1°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is calculated to be a torrid 98.6°F (37°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 76%.

Rainfall

In Perkins, Missouri, during August, the rain falls for 14.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 158.6 rainfall days, and 35.71" (907mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Perkins, snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13h and 32min.
On the first day of August in Perkins, Missouri, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 8:06 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 7:29 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Perkins, Missouri, is 10.4h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Perkins?

In Perkins, Missouri, in August, the average high-temperature is 86.2°F (30.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.1°F (19.5°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to be 98.6°F (37°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Perkins?

In August, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Perkins?

In Perkins, Missouri, during August, the rain falls for 14.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Perkins?

May through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Perkins have in August?

In August, the average day length in Perkins is 13h and 32min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Perkins?

On the first day of August in Perkins, Missouri, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 8:06 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 7:29 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Perkins?

The average sunshine duration in August in Perkins is 10.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Perkins?

The months with the highest UV index in Perkins are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Perkins?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Perkins is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Perkins, MO

Average temperature in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average high temperature in August: 86.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 67.1°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 (27.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Perkins, MO

Average pressure in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average pressure in August: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Perkins, MO

Average wind speed in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (9.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in August
Perkins, MO

Average humidity in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are March and May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in August
Perkins, MO

Average rainfall in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.72"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in August
Perkins, MO

Average rainfall days in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Perkins, MO

Average snowfall in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.17").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Perkins, MO

Average snowfall days in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Perkins, MO

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 32min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 40min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 40min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Perkins, MO

Average sunshine days in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Perkins, MO

Average UV index in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Perkins, MO

Average cloud cover in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
The months with the least cloud cover are June, August and September (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in August
Perkins, MO

Average visibility in August - Perkins, MO
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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