Francistown
Botswana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Francistown, Botswana

August, the last month of the winter, in Francistown, is a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 25°C (77°F) and an average low of 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 22°C (71.6°F) in July, to a warm 25°C (77°F). In Francistown, Botswana, in August, the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Rainfall

In Francistown, Botswana, rain does not fall in July and August.

Daylight

In Francistown, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In Francistown, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In Francistown, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Francistown?

In Francistown, Botswana, in August, the average high-temperature is 25°C (77°F), and the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Does it rain in Francistown in August?

In Francistown, Botswana, in August, it doesn't rain. In September, it rains.

What is the driest month in Francistown?

In Francistown, Botswana, rain does not fall in July and August.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Francistown have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Francistown is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Francistown?

In Francistown, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Francistown, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in August: 25°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 11°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (8°C).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (99mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

Months with most sunshine are July and September (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are February, March, April, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in August - Francistown, Botswana
  • Average UV index in August: 8

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).