Monkey Mia
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Monkey Mia, Australia

The last month of the winter, August, is another pleasant month in Monkey Mia, Australia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 10°C (50°F) and an average high of 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Monkey Mia, in August, during 7 rainfall days, 20mm (0.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Monkey Mia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 59 days and collects up to 211mm (8.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Monkey Mia, Australia, are August through November, with an average sea temperature of 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In Monkey Mia, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 6 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What are the coldest months in Monkey Mia?

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).

What is the temperature in August in Monkey Mia?

In Monkey Mia, Australia, in August, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How much does it rain in Monkey Mia in August?

In Monkey Mia, Australia, in August, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 20mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Monkey Mia?

August through November, with an average sea temperature of 22°C (71.6°F), are months with the coldest seawater. Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

How warm is the water in August in Monkey Mia?

In Monkey Mia, the average seawater temperature in August is 22°C (71.6°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

How many hours of daylight does Monkey Mia have in August?

In Monkey Mia, Australia, the average length of the day in August is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Monkey Mia?

In August, the average sunshine in Monkey Mia, Australia, is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Monkey Mia?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Monkey Mia, Australia, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average high temperature in August: 22°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (35°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (10°C).

Average rainfall in August - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average rainfall in August: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (48mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (2 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 22°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August, September, October and November (22°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average daylight in August: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in August - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 4).