August weather forecast and climate
Leuven, Belgium

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Leuven, Belgium, with average temperature varying between 14°C (57.2°F) and 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Temperature

In Leuven, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 23.1°C (73.6°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Humidity

August is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In Leuven, Belgium, during August, the rain falls for 10.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 24mm (0.94") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 162 rainfall days, and 393mm (15.47") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Leuven snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 14.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Leuven is 9h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Leuven?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Leuven, is 23.1°C (73.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

What is the least humid month in Leuven?

August is the least humid month in Leuven, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

What is the average humidity in August in Leuven?

In August, the average relative humidity in Leuven, Belgium, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Leuven in August?

In Leuven, in August, it is raining for 10.5 days, with typically 24mm (0.94") of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Leuven?

In Leuven snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Leuven have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Leuven, Belgium, is 14.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Leuven?

The average sunshine in August in Leuven, Belgium, is 9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Leuven?

Months with the highest UV index in Leuven, Belgium, are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Leuven?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Leuven, Belgium, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average temperature in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average high temperature in August: 23.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (14°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1°C).

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Average pressure in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average pressure in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1017.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1012.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average wind speed in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average wind speed in August: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (18.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (11.7km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average humidity in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average rainfall in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average rainfall in August: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (57mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (16mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average rainfall days in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average rainfall days in August: 10.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average snowfall in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (41mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average snowfall days in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average daylight in August: 14.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average sunshine days in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average sunshine days in August: 18.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average UV index in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average cloud cover in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average cloud cover in August: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 62).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and August (Cloud cover 41).

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Average visibility in August
Leuven, Belgium

Average visibility in August - Leuven, Belgium
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (8km).

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