Kabul
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kabul, Afghanistan

Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Kabul, Afghanistan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 31°C (87.8°F). In Kabul, the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Kabul, in August, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 5mm (0.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Kabul, Afghanistan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 50 days and collects up to 332mm (13.07") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 11h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Kabul.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Kabul is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in August in Kabul?

In Kabul, Afghanistan, in August, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Kabul?

In August, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout August, 5mm (0.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In Kabul, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Kabul?

June through August, with an average of 11h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Kabul, Afghanistan.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kabul?

In August, the average sunshine in Kabul is 11h.

How high is the UV index in August in Kabul?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kabul is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7°C).

Average rainfall in August - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in August: 5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (79mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in August: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).