Borroloola
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Borroloola, Australia

August, the last month of the winter, in Borroloola, is a hot month, with average temperature varying between 30.9°C (87.6°F) and 15.8°C (60.4°F).

Temperature

In Borroloola, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a hot 30.9°C (87.6°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 15.8°C (60.4°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 32.3°C (90.1°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, clothing, metabolic differences), 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity in Borroloola are June and August, with an average relative humidity of 49%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall in Borroloola are January through June, August through December. August is the first month it rains in Borroloola. Throughout August, in the average 0.5 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. In Borroloola, Australia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 97.9 days and collects up to 527mm (20.75") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 11.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Borroloola are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 temperature in August in Borroloola?

In August, in Borroloola, Australia, the average high-temperature is 30.9°C (87.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.8°C (60.4°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 32.3°C (90.1°F).

What is the least humid month in Borroloola?

June and August, with an average relative humidity of 49%, are the least humid months in Borroloola, Australia.

What is the average humidity in August in Borroloola?

In August, the average relative humidity is 49%.

When does it start to rain in Borroloola?

August is the first month it rains in Borroloola, Australia. Throughout August, in the average 0.5 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Borroloola, Australia, is 11.6h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Borroloola?

The average sunshine in August in Borroloola, Australia, is 9.9h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Borroloola, Australia, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Borroloola?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Borroloola is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (37°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (28.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15.8°C).

Average humidity in August - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average humidity in August: 49%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (64%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and August (49%).

Average rainfall in August - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (154mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (20.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.5 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average daylight in August: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.3h).

Average UV index in August - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, October and November (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).