Bujumbura
Burundi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Bujumbura, Burundi

A wooden boat on the sandy shores of Lake Tanganyika in Bujumbura, Burundi, with approaching waves
A wooden boat on the sandy shores of Lake Tanganyika in Bujumbura, Burundi, with approaching waves
August, the last month of the winter, in Bujumbura, is a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 17.4°C (63.3°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a tropical 30°C (86°F). The average low-temperature, in Bujumbura, Burundi, is 17.4°C (63.3°F).

Humidity

August is the least humid month in Bujumbura, with an average relative humidity of 60%.

Rainfall

In Bujumbura, in August, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 13.4mm (0.5") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Bujumbura, there are 147 rainfall days, and 785.7mm (30.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12h.

Sunshine

In Bujumbura, the average sunshine is 8.1h.

UV index

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in August in Bujumbura?

In August, in Bujumbura, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.4°C (63.3°F).

What is the least humid month in Bujumbura?

The least humid month in Bujumbura, Burundi, is August, with an average relative humidity of 60%.

What is the average humidity in August in Bujumbura?

In Bujumbura, Burundi, the average relative humidity in August is 60%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bujumbura?

In Bujumbura, during August, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 13.4mm (0.5") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Bujumbura have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bujumbura have in August?

In Bujumbura, Burundi, the average sunshine in August is 8.1h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Bujumbura?

In Bujumbura, Burundi, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (30.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 17.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (19.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (17.2°C).

Average humidity in August - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is April (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (60%).

Average rainfall in August - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average rainfall in August: 13.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (117.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2.7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February, November and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average daylight in August: 12h

Months with the longest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are June and July (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in August - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).