August weather forecast and climate
Fairfield, Barbados

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Fairfield, Barbados, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low of 27.5°C (81.5°F).

Temperature

In Fairfield, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). In Fairfield, the average low-temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 33.6°C (92.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months in Fairfield.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Fairfield. Rain falls for 24.9 days and accumulates 126mm (4.96") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 10.2h of sunshine.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Fairfield. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Fairfield?

In Fairfield, Barbados, in August, the average high-temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 33.6°C (92.5°F).

What are the most humid months in Fairfield?

Months with the highest humidity are June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in August in Fairfield?

In Fairfield, the average relative humidity in August is 77%.

How much does it rain in Fairfield in August?

In Fairfield, Barbados, during August, the rain falls for 24.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 126mm (4.96") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Fairfield?

The month with the most rainfall in Fairfield, Barbados, is August when the rain falls for 24.9 days and typically aggregates up to 126mm (4.96") of precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in August in Fairfield is 12.5h.

What month has the most sunshine in Fairfield?

With an average of 10.2h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Fairfield, Barbados.

How long on average sun shines in August in Fairfield?

In Fairfield, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Fairfield?

Months with the highest UV index in Fairfield are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

When is the lowest UV index in Fairfield?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Fairfield, Barbados.

How high is the UV index in August in Fairfield?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Fairfield is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average temperature in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are September and October (28.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (26.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (27.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (25.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average pressure in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average pressure in August: 1013.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average wind speed in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average wind speed in August: 22.2km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (28.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (19.4km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average humidity in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June, July, August and November (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average rainfall in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average rainfall in August: 126mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (126mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average rainfall days in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average rainfall days in August: 24.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (11.3 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average sunshine days in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average sunshine days in August: 2.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (14.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (1.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average UV index in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average cloud cover in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average cloud cover in August: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in August
Fairfield, Barbados

Average visibility in August - Fairfield, Barbados
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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