Salta
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Salta, Argentina

Rocks formed in Salta, Argentina, with a mountain and dark clouds in the background
Rocks formed in Salta, Argentina, with a mountain and dark clouds in the background
The last month of the winter, August, is another pleasant month in Salta, Argentina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22.3°C (72.1°F) and an average low of 4.5°C (40.1°F).

Temperature

In Salta, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still pleasant 22.3°C (72.1°F). In August, in Salta, the average low-temperature is 4.5°C (40.1°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Salta is 63%.

Rainfall

In Salta, in August, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 4.2mm (0.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Salta, during the entire year, the rain falls for 96 days and collects up to 754.7mm (29.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Salta is 11.3h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year in Salta, with an average of 6.3h of sunshine.

UV index

In Salta, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 temperature in August in Salta?

In August, in Salta, Argentina, the average high-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 4.5°C (40.1°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Salta?

In Salta, the average relative humidity in August is 63%.

How much does it rain in Salta in August?

In Salta, in August, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 4.2mm (0.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Salta have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Salta, Argentina, is 11.3h.

What month has the most sunshine in Salta?

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 6.3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Salta have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 6.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Salta?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Salta, Argentina, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Salta, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in August: 22.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is December (27.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (19.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 4.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (16.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (2.9°C).

Average humidity in August - Salta, Argentina
  • Average humidity in August: 63%

Months with the highest relative humidity are March and April (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (60%).

Average rainfall in August - Salta, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in August: 4.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (182mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2.6mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Salta, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Salta, Argentina
  • Average daylight in August: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6.3h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.3h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in August - Salta, Argentina
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).