Moving into the year's latter half, August
largely brings constant weather conditions to Krong Siem Reap
. Holding steady in temperature, August sees an elevated rainfall volume from 186mm to 224mm. Emphasizing the continuation of the monsoon season, the overall environment remains very wet, with overcast skies and heavy afternoon rains being typical. A marginal shortening in daylight hours becomes evident now, indicating the months moving away from the peak wet season. The long-established elevated UV index holds its peak value through August as well.
With the onset of August in Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia
, the average high-temperature of a still tropical 32°C mirrors that of July
. Krong Siem Reap experiences an average low-temperature of 24°C in month of August.
In Krong Siem Reap, during August, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 224mm of precipitation. In Krong Siem Reap, during the entire year, the rain falls for 121 days and collects up to 1357mm of precipitation.
In August, the average length of the day is 12h and 34min.
On the first day of August in Krong Siem Reap, sunrise is at 05:49 and sunset at 18:32. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:53 and sunset at 18:17 +07.
August and September
, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Krong Siem Reap.
The months with the highest UV index in Krong Siem Reap are February
through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.Note
: In August, the maximum UV index of 12 transforms into these recommendations:
Undertake all critical precautions. Protection from sun harm is vital. Seek shade and limit direct Sun exposure between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., when UV radiation is at its peak, but be aware that not all shade structures provide complete sun protection. It's wise to wear UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses when the sun shines brightly. One should apply and reapply liberally a broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ every two hours and immediately after a swim or an outdoor exercise.