August weather forecast and climate
Burfordville, MO

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Burfordville, Missouri, with average temperature fluctuating between 86.5°F (30.3°C) and 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still hot 86.5°F (30.3°C). The average low-temperature, in August, is 66.6°F (19.2°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a very hot 99.3°F (37.4°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. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased 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 clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
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 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 Burfordville is 76%.

Rainfall

In August, in Burfordville, the rain falls for 14.7 days. Throughout August, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Burfordville, Missouri, there are 157.5 rainfall days, and 34.41" (874mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Burfordville snow does not fall in May through September.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Burfordville, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
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 August in Burfordville?

In Burfordville, in August, the average high-temperature is 86.5°F (30.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.6°F (19.2°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 99.3°F (37.4°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Burfordville?

In Burfordville, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How much does it rain in Burfordville in August?

In August, in Burfordville, the rain falls for 14.7 days. Throughout August, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Burfordville?

In Burfordville snow does not fall in May through September.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Burfordville is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Burfordville have in August?

In Burfordville, the average sunshine in August is 10.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Burfordville?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Burfordville?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Burfordville, Missouri, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.7°C).

Average pressure in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.7mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average wind speed in August: 9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (14.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9km/h).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average rainfall in August: 71mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (108mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (39mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (59mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.8 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average cloud cover in August: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in August - Burfordville, MO
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).