August weather forecast and climate
Khost, Afghanistan

August, the last month of the summer, in Khost, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.8°C (73°F) and an average high of 31.4°C (88.5°F).

Temperature

In Khost, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 31.4°C (88.5°F). The average low-temperature, is 22.8°C (73°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 32.7°C (90.9°F). 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. 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 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. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, wind, pregnancy), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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

August is the most humid month in Khost, with an average relative humidity of 47%.

Rainfall

In Khost, during 6.8 rainfall days, 27mm (1.06") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Khost, Afghanistan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 66.7 days and collects up to 217mm (8.54") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Khost snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Khost is 12h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Khost?

In Khost, Afghanistan, in August, the average high-temperature is 31.4°C (88.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 32.7°C (90.9°F).

What is the most humid month in Khost?

August is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 47%.

What is the average humidity in August in Khost?

In Khost, Afghanistan, the average relative humidity in August is 47%.

How much does it rain in Khost in August?

In Khost, in August, it is raining for 6.8 days, with typically 27mm (1.06") of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Khost?

In Khost, Afghanistan, snow does not fall in March through December.

How many hours of daylight does Khost have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Khost?

In August, the average sunshine is 12h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Khost?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Khost is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (23.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.9°C).

Average pressure in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average pressure in August: 1003.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1001.5mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.7km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are June and July (9.5km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are November and December (6.2km/h).

Average humidity in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average humidity in August: 47%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (47%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (27%).

Average rainfall in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in August: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (51mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in August: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (9.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (1.4 days).

Average snowfall in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (16mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

Average sunshine days in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average sunshine days in August: 20.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (29.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (18 days).

Average UV index in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

Average visibility in August - Khost, Afghanistan
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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