Mar del Plata
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Mar del Plata, Argentina

August, the last month of the winter, in Mar del Plata, is a mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 7.4°C (45.3°F) and 13°C (55.4°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a moderate 13°C (55.4°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 7.4°C (45.3°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Mar del Plata is 76%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Mar del Plata is August when the rain falls for 8.1 days and typically collects 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

Snowfall

August is the only month when snow falls in Mar del Plata. August has the most snowfall days of the year in Mar del Plata. Snow falls for 0.1 days.

Sea temperature

In Mar del Plata, Argentina, in August, the average water temperature is 10.5°C (50.9°F).
Note: Swimming in 10.5°C (50.9°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 10.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Mar del Plata is 7.8h.

UV index

In Mar del Plata, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in August in Mar del Plata?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Mar del Plata, is 13°C (55.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Mar del Plata?

The average relative humidity in August in Mar del Plata, Argentina, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Mar del Plata in August?

In Mar del Plata, in August, during 8.1 rainfall days, 25mm (0.98") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Mar del Plata?

The month with the least rainfall in Mar del Plata, Argentina, is August when the rain falls for 8.1 days and typically collects 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Mar del Plata?

August is the first month it typically snows in Mar del Plata, Argentina. Throughout August, there are 0.1 snowfall days.

What is the snowiest month in Mar del Plata?

August has the most snowfall days of the year in Mar del Plata. Snow falls for 0.1 days.

How cold is the water in August in Mar del Plata?

In August, the average sea temperature in Mar del Plata is 10.5°C (50.9°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Mar del Plata have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Mar del Plata, Argentina, is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mar del Plata have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 7.8h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Mar del Plata?

In Mar del Plata, Argentina, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in August: 13°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (11.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 7.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (17.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6.9°C).

Average humidity in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, September and October (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (66%).

Average rainfall in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in August: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (49mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (25mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8.1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (7.3 days).

Average snowfall days in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (0.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average sea temperature in August: 10.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is January (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (10.4°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average daylight in August: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.8h

Months with most sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average UV index in August - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average UV index in August: 4

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and September (UV index 3).