Childress
Texas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

September weather forecast and climate
Childress, TX

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a tropical month in Childress, Texas, with average temperature ranging between min 68.2°F (20.1°C) and max 86.9°F (30.5°C).

Temperature

In September, the average high-temperature decreases, from a very hot 96.3°F (35.7°C) in August, to a tropical 86.9°F (30.5°C). In September, the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Heat index

In September, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 90.7°F (32.6°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and clothing 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. 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

Months with the highest humidity in Childress are September and December, with an average relative humidity of 54%.

Rainfall

In September, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout September, 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Childress, during the entire year, the rain falls for 90.4 days and collects up to 17.32" (440mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In September, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In September, the average sunshine in Childress is 9h.

UV index

In September, the average daily maximum UV index in Childress, Texas, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In September, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 September in Childress?

In September, in Childress, Texas, the average high-temperature is 86.9°F (30.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C). In September, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 90.7°F (32.6°C).

What are the most humid months in Childress?

September and December, with an average relative humidity of 54%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in September in Childress?

The average relative humidity in September is 54%.

How many days does it rain in September in Childress?

In Childress, Texas, in September, during 11.8 rainfall days, 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in Childress in September?

In Childress, Texas, in September, it doesn't snow. In October, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Childress?

In Childress snow does not fall in May through September.

What is the average length of the day in September in Childress?

In Childress, Texas, the average length of the day in September is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in September in Childress?

In Childress, Texas, the average sunshine in September is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in September in Childress?

In Childress, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in September - Childress, TX
  • Average high temperature in September: 86.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (96.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (53.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in September: 68.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (76.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

Average humidity in September - Childress, TX
  • Average humidity in September: 54%

Months with the highest relative humidity are September and December (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (45%).

Average rainfall in September - Childress, TX
  • Average rainfall in September: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.55").

Average rainfall days in September - Childress, TX
  • Average rainfall days in September: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (11.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.1 days).

Average snowfall in September - Childress, TX
  • Average snowfall in September: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.5").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in September - Childress, TX
  • Average snowfall days in September: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Childress, TX
  • Average daylight in September: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in September: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.7).

Average UV index in September - Childress, TX
  • Average UV index in September: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).