Thimphu
Bhutan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Thimphu, Bhutan

Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan with distant snowy peaks
Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan with distant snowy peaks
The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Thimphu, Bhutan, with average temperature varying between 25°C (77°F) and 15.8°C (60.4°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.8°C (60.4°F), August is the warmest month.

Rainfall

In Thimphu, during 20 rainfall days, 345mm (13.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Thimphu, Bhutan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 97 days and collects up to 1447mm (57") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Thimphu is 13.1h.

Sunshine

July through September, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Thimphu are April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Thimphu?

With an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.8°C (60.4°F), August is the warmest month.

What is the temperature in August in Thimphu?

In Thimphu, Bhutan, in August, the average high-temperature is 25°C (77°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.8°C (60.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Thimphu?

In August, in Thimphu, the rain falls for 20 days. Throughout August, 345mm (13.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Thimphu have in August?

The average length of the day in August is 13.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Thimphu?

July through September, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Thimphu, Bhutan.

How many hours of sunshine does Thimphu have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 5h.

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

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Thimphu, Bhutan.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Thimphu?

In Thimphu, Bhutan, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average high temperature in August: 25°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.6°C).

Average rainfall in August - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average rainfall in August: 345mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (373mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (8mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average daylight in August: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

Months with most sunshine are January, March, April and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).