Gjoa Haven
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Gjoa Haven, Canada

August, the last month of the summer, in Gjoa Haven, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 2.7°C (36.9°F) and an average high of 8.9°C (48°F).

Temperature

In Gjoa Haven, Canada, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a cool 12.1°C (53.8°F) in July, to a chilly 8.9°C (48°F). The average low-temperature, is 2.7°C (36.9°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 75.8%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 10.6 days and typically aggregates up to 27.9mm (1.1") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Gjoa Haven. In Gjoa Haven, in August, during 0.6 snowfall days, 5mm (0.2") of snow is typically accumulated. In Gjoa Haven, during the entire year, snow falls for 82.9 days, and aggregates up to 1305mm (51.4") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Gjoa Haven, in August, the average water temperature is 0.6°C (33.1°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Gjoa Haven, Canada, is 17.5h.

What is the temperature in August in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, in August, the average high-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.7°C (36.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Gjoa Haven?

In August, the average relative humidity is 75.8%.

How many days does it rain in August in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, Canada, during August, the rain falls for 10.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 27.9mm (1.1") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Gjoa Haven?

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 10.6 days and accumulates 27.9mm (1.1") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in August in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, Canada, in August, snow falls for 0.6 days, with typically accumulated 5mm (0.2") of snow.

What is the water temperature in August in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, Canada, in August, the average water temperature is 0.6°C (33.1°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

What is the average length of the day in August in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, the average length of the day in August is 17.5h.
Average temperature in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 8.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (12.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-30.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 2.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (3.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-37.1°C).

Average humidity in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average humidity in August: 75.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (87.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (62.6%).

Average rainfall in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 27.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (27.9mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February, March, April, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April, November and December (0 days).

Average snowfall in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average snowfall in August: 5mm

The month with the highest snowfall is October (282mm).
The month with the lowest snowfall is July (4mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is October (14.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is July (0.2 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in August: 0.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (0.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is December (-1.8°C).

Average daylight in August - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 17.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0.1h).