Artigas Base
Antarctica
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Artigas Base, Antarctica

Winter in Artigas Base, Antarctica with rocks and icebergs afloat in the distance
Winter in Artigas Base, Antarctica with rocks and icebergs afloat in the distance
August, the last month of the winter, in Artigas Base, is also a dangerously cold month, with average temperature ranging between min -64°C (-83.2°F) and max -56°C (-68.8°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July through September, with an average high-temperature of -56°C (-68.8°F).

Daylight

In Artigas Base, Antarctica, the average length of the day is 8.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are April through August, with an average of 0h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Artigas Base, Antarctica, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Artigas Base?

July through September, with an average high-temperature of -56°C (-68.8°F), are the coldest months in Artigas Base, Antarctica.

What is the temperature in August in Artigas Base?

In Artigas Base, Antarctica, in August, the average high-temperature is -56°C (-68.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -64°C (-83.2°F).

What is the average length of the day in August in Artigas Base?

The average length of the day in August in Artigas Base is 8.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Artigas Base?

Months with the least sunshine in Artigas Base are April through August, with an average of 0h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Artigas Base have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 0h.

When is the lowest UV index in Artigas Base?

Months with the lowest UV index in Artigas Base, Antarctica, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Artigas Base?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average high temperature in August: -56°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (-26°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August and September (-56°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: -64°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (-29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (-64°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average daylight in August: 8.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 19.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 5.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 0h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 20h).
Months with least sunshine are April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in August - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average UV index in August: 0

Months with the highest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 0).