August weather forecast and climate
Richland, NE

August, the last month of the summer, in Richland, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 62.2°F (16.8°C) and an average high of 82.9°F (28.3°C).

Temperature

In Richland, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 82.9°F (28.3°C). In August, the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a tropical 89.1°F (31.7°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy, 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 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.

Humidity

In Richland, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In August, in Richland, the rain falls for 13.7 days. Throughout August, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Richland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113.1 days and collects up to 19.76" (502mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through September are months without snowfall.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Richland, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Richland. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Richland?

In Richland, in August, the average high-temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 89.1°F (31.7°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Richland?

In Richland, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

How much does it rain in Richland in August?

In Richland, Nebraska, in August, it is raining for 13.7 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Richland?

June through September are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Richland have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Richland?

The average sunshine in August is 10h.

When is the highest UV index in Richland?

Months with the highest UV index in Richland are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Richland?

In Richland, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Richland, NE
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 16.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.4°C).

Average pressure in August - Richland, NE
  • Average pressure in August: 1013.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Richland, NE
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (18.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (12.2km/h).

Average humidity in August - Richland, NE
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (63%).

Average rainfall in August - Richland, NE
  • Average rainfall in August: 57mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (75mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (17mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Richland, NE
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Richland, NE
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (72mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average sunshine days in August - Richland, NE
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.3 days).

Average UV index in August - Richland, NE
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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

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

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in August - Richland, NE
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are June, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and December (9km).