August weather forecast
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Magnificent surroundings of luxurious homes in Carmel-by-the-Sea Town, California
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Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is an agreeable month in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, with an average temperature ranging between min 55°F (12.8°C) and max 68.4°F (20.2°C).

Temperature

In Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a pleasant 68.4°F (20.2°C). In Carmel-by-the-Sea, the average low-temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 79%, August is the most humid month in Carmel-by-the-Sea.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 1.3 days and typically collects 0.04" (1mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

The months with the warmest seawater in Carmel-by-the-Sea are August and September, with an average ocean temperature of 58.1°F (14.5°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Carmel-by-the-Sea, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 31min.
On the first day of August in Carmel-by-the-Sea, sunrise is at 6:13 am and sunset at 8:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 7:37 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 11.7h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Carmel-by-the-Sea, is 68.4°F (20.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).

What is the most humid month in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

With an average relative humidity of 79%, August is the most humid month in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California.

What is the average humidity in August in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

In Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, the average relative humidity in August is 79%.

What is the driest month in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The month with the least rainfall in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, is August, when the rain falls for 1.3 days and typically collects 0.04" (1mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in August in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

In Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, in August, it is raining for 1.3 days, with typically 0.04" (1mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the ocean warmest in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The months with the warmest seawater in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, are August and September, with an average ocean temperature of 58.1°F (14.5°C).

What is the water temperature in August in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

In Carmel-by-the-Sea, the average seawater temperature in August is 58.1°F (14.5°C). Swimming in 58.1°F (14.5°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Carmel-by-the-Sea have in August?

In August, the average day length in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 13h and 31min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

On the first day of August in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, sunrise is at 6:13 am and sunset at 8:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 7:37 pm PDT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The average sunshine duration in August is 11.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The months with the highest UV index in Carmel-by-the-Sea are June through September, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in August in Carmel-by-the-Sea?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average temperature in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average high temperature in August: 68.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (69.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 55°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (46.9°F).

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Average pressure in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average pressure in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average pressure in August: 29.93"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average wind speed in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average wind speed in August: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average humidity in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average humidity in August: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (70%).

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Average rainfall in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average rainfall in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.04"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average rainfall days in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average sea temperature in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average sea temperature in August: 58.1°F

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (58.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is April (53.8°F).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 31min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 37min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 43min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average sunshine days in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average sunshine days in August: 27.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (27.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (17.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average UV index in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average cloud cover in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average cloud cover in August: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 13).

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Average visibility in August
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Average visibility in August - Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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