August weather forecast and climate
Ponca, NE

August, the last month of the summer, in Ponca, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 61.3°F (16.3°C) and an average high of 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 82°F (27.8°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 87.4°F (30.8°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Ponca, during 13.6 rainfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ponca, during the entire year, the rain falls for 122 days and collects up to 21.61" (549mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ponca, Nebraska, snow does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Ponca, Nebraska, is 9.9h.

UV index

In Ponca, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Ponca?

In Ponca, Nebraska, in August, the average high-temperature is 82°F (27.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.3°F (16.3°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 87.4°F (30.8°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Ponca?

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Ponca in August?

In Ponca, Nebraska, during August, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Ponca?

In Ponca, Nebraska, snow does not fall in June through September.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Ponca is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ponca have in August?

In Ponca, the average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Ponca?

In Ponca, Nebraska, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average high temperature in August: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 61.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.1°F).

Average pressure in August - Ponca, NE
  • 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 (29.86").

Average wind speed in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average wind speed in August: 8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.6mph).

Average humidity in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (65%).

Average rainfall in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.2"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and June (3.03").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.67").

Average rainfall days in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.3 days).

Average snowfall in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.95").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average sunshine days in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.7 days).

Average UV index in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in August - Ponca, NE
  • Average cloud cover in August: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 26).

Average visibility in August - Ponca, NE
  • 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).