Average Weather in August in Lakeshire Missouri, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 88°F to 85°F, rarely falling below 76°F or exceeding 96°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 70°F to 65°F, rarely falling below 56°F or exceeding 77°F.
For reference, on July 21, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Lakeshire typically range from 70°F to 89°F, while on January 22, the coldest day of the year, they range from 25°F to 41°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in August
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on August. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in August
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The month of August in Lakeshire experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 31% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 30% on August 27.
The clearest day of the month is August 27, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 70% of the time.
For reference, on February 12, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 54%, while on August 27, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 70%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Lakeshire, the chance of a wet day over the course of August is decreasing, starting the month at 33% and ending it at 28%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 41% on May 21, and its lowest chance is 16% on January 13.
Probability of Precipitation in August
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during August in Lakeshire is essentially constant, remaining about 2.9 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 5.3 inches or falling below 1.0 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 2.8 inches on August 4.
Average Monthly Rainfall in August
Over the course of August in Lakeshire, the length of the day is rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 1 hour, 5 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 11 seconds, and weekly decrease of 15 minutes, 16 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 13 hours, 3 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 14 hours, 8 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Lakeshire is 6:03 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 27 minutes later at 6:29 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 8:11 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 39 minutes earlier at 7:32 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Lakeshire during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during August, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:37 AM and sets 14 hours, 52 minutes later, at 8:29 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:15 AM and sets 9 hours, 28 minutes later, at 4:43 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Lakeshire is rapidly decreasing during August, falling from 67% to 49% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 70% of the time, while on December 19, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August
The average hourly wind speed in Lakeshire is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 1, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.0 miles per hour, while on July 31, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
The growing season in Lakeshire typically lasts for 6.8 months (209 days), from around April 4 to around October 30, rarely starting before March 17 or after April 21, and rarely ending before October 12 or after November 16.
The month of August in Lakeshire is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in August
The average accumulated growing degree days in Lakeshire are rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 783°F, from 2,534°F to 3,317°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Lakeshire is gradually decreasing during August, falling by 0.7 kWh, from 6.6 kWh to 5.8 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in August
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Lakeshire are 38.539 deg latitude, -90.335 deg longitude, and 538 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Lakeshire contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 223 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 534 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (443 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (942 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Lakeshire is covered by artificial surfaces (99%), within 10 miles by artificial surfaces (69%) and cropland (16%), and within 50 miles by cropland (47%) and trees (38%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Lakeshire year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Lakeshire.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lakeshire according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Lakeshire is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lakeshire and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint Louis Downtown - Parks Airport (49%, 16 kilometers, east); Lambert–St. Louis International Airport (28%, 24 kilometers, north); Spirit of St Louis Airport (19%, 31 kilometers, northwest); and Farmington Regional Airport (4.0%, 87 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .