August weather forecast and climate
Thimphu, Bhutan

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

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Thimphu, during August, the rain falls for 20 days and regularly aggregates up to 345mm (13.58") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Thimphu, there are 97 rainfall days, and 1447mm (56.97") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Thimphu. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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 warmest month in Thimphu?

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

What is the temperature in August in Thimphu?

In August, in Thimphu, 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 Thimphu, in August, during 20 rainfall days, 345mm (13.58") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Thimphu have in August?

In Thimphu, Bhutan, 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.

How many hours of sunshine does Thimphu have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Thimphu, Bhutan, is 5h.

When is the highest UV index in Thimphu?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Thimphu?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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 least 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 least 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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

Months with the most sunshine are January, March, April and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with the 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).