Benguela
Angola
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Benguela, Angola

August, the last month of the winter, in Benguela, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19.1°C (66.4°F) and an average high of 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 23.4°C (74.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 19.1°C (66.4°F), August is the coldest month.

Humidity

August and September, with an average relative humidity of 80%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 1.3 days. Throughout August, 1mm (0.04") of precipitation is accumulated. In Benguela, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113.5 days and collects up to 371mm (14.61") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the coldest seawater in Benguela, with an average sea temperature of 20.6°C (69.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 20.6°C (69.1°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Benguela is 11.7h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

UV index

June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Benguela. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.

What is the coldest month in Benguela?

August is the coldest month in Benguela, Angola, with an average high-temperature of 23.4°C (74.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 19.1°C (66.4°F).

What is the temperature in August in Benguela?

In August, the average high-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.1°C (66.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Benguela?

Months with the highest humidity in Benguela, Angola, are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

What is the average humidity in August in Benguela?

In Benguela, the average relative humidity in August is 80%.

How many days does it rain in August in Benguela?

In Benguela, Angola, in August, it is raining for 1.3 days, with typically 1mm (0.04") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Benguela?

The month with the coldest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 20.6°C (69.1°F).

How cold is the water in August in Benguela?

In Benguela, Angola, the average seawater temperature in August is 20.6°C (69.1°F). Swimming in 20.6°C (69.1°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

The average length of the day in August in Benguela, Angola, is 11.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Benguela have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Benguela, Angola, is 8.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Benguela?

June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Benguela, Angola.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Benguela?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average high temperature in August: 23.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (29.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (23.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.1°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (19.1°C).

Average humidity in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average humidity in August: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (71%).

Average rainfall in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (88mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (19.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0.2 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average sea temperature in August: 20.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (20.6°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average daylight in August: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.9h

The month with most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.5h).

Average UV index in August - Benguela, Angola
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 6).