August weather forecast and climate
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Plovdiv, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.2°C (86.4°F) and min 16.5°C (61.7°F).

Temperature

In Plovdiv, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 30.2°C (86.4°F). In August, in Plovdiv, the average low-temperature is 16.5°C (61.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is computed to be a hot 30.7°C (87.3°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Plovdiv, the average relative humidity in August is 46%.

Rainfall

In Plovdiv, Bulgaria, during August, the rain falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 43mm (1.69") of precipitation. In Plovdiv, during the entire year, the rain falls for 59 days and collects up to 502mm (19.76") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Plovdiv, the average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Plovdiv is 10.2h.

UV index

In Plovdiv, Bulgaria, 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 radiation for the average 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Plovdiv?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Plovdiv, is 30.2°C (86.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 16.5°C (61.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is computed to be 30.7°C (87.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Plovdiv?

The average relative humidity in August in Plovdiv is 46%.

How much does it rain in Plovdiv in August?

In Plovdiv, in August, it is raining for 3.1 days, with typically 43mm (1.69") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Plovdiv, the average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Plovdiv have in August?

In Plovdiv, the average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Plovdiv?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Average temperature in August - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 16.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3°C).

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Average humidity in August
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Average humidity in August - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Average humidity in August: 46%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (45%).

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Average rainfall in August
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Average rainfall in August - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Average rainfall in August: 43mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (27mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Average rainfall days in August - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Average rainfall days in August: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (6.5 days).
Months with the least rainy days are August and September (3.1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

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Average UV index in August
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Average UV index in August - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Average UV index in August: 8

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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