August weather forecast and climate
Dekar, Botswana

Weather in August

August, the last month of the winter, in Dekar, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 11.3°C (52.3°F) and max 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a warm 23.1°C (73.6°F) in July, to a still moderately hot 27.6°C (81.7°F). In Dekar, in August, the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Dekar is 26%.

Rainfall

The only month without rainfall in Dekar is August.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Dekar is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Dekar is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Dekar?

In August, in Dekar, the average high-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Dekar?

The average relative humidity in August in Dekar, Botswana, is 26%.

Does it rain in Dekar in August?

In August, in Dekar, Botswana, it doesn't rain. July is the latest month when it rains.

What is the driest month in Dekar?

August is the only month when rain does not fall in Dekar.

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

The average length of the day in August in Dekar, Botswana, is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dekar have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 10h.

How high is the UV index in August in Dekar?

In Dekar, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average temperature in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (34.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 11.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (23.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.8°C).

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Average pressure in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average pressure in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average pressure in August: 1018.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average wind speed in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.4km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are September and October (12.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.9km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average humidity in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average humidity in August: 26%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (55%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (21%).

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Average rainfall in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average rainfall in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (79mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average rainfall days in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average daylight in August: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.1h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average sunshine days in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in August: 30.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average UV index in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average cloud cover in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in August: 1

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 1).

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Average visibility in August
Dekar, Botswana

Average visibility in August - Dekar, Botswana
  • 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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