August weather forecast and climate
Katoomba, Australia

August, the last month of the winter, in Katoomba, is also a moderate month, with average temperature fluctuating between 3.7°C (38.7°F) and 15.2°C (59.4°F).

Temperature

In Katoomba, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still moderate 15.2°C (59.4°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 3.7°C (38.7°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Katoomba is 73%.

Rainfall

In Katoomba, in August, during 8.9 rainfall days, 29mm (1.14") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 157.9 rainfall days, and 569mm (22.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Katoomba is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in August in Katoomba?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Katoomba, is 15.2°C (59.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 3.7°C (38.7°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Katoomba?

In August, the average relative humidity in Katoomba is 73%.

How many days does it rain in August in Katoomba?

In August, in Katoomba, the rain falls for 8.9 days. Throughout August, 29mm (1.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in August is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Katoomba have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Katoomba is 8.3h.

How high is the UV index in August in Katoomba?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average high temperature in August: 15.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (28.6°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (13.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 3.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (15.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (3.3°C).

Average pressure in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average pressure in August: 1018.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1021.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.7mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (8.6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are March and April (6.3km/h).

Average humidity in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (68%).

Average rainfall in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average rainfall in August: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (109mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (22mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (17.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are July and August (8.9 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average daylight in August: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.3h

Months with the most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average sunshine days in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 18.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average UV index in August: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in August - Katoomba, Australia
  • Average visibility in August: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are March and April (7km).