August weather forecast and climate
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Mindelo, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24.6°C (76.3°F) and an average high of 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In Mindelo, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). In Mindelo, Cape Verde, in August, the average low-temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Mindelo, Cape Verde, are July through September, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In Mindelo, in August, it is raining for 6.3 days, with typically 21mm (0.83") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Mindelo, there are 39.3 rainfall days, and 91mm (3.58") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Mindelo is 12.7h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Mindelo is August, with an average of 7.5h of sunshine.

UV index

January through August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Mindelo?

July through September, with an average relative humidity of 82%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in August in Mindelo?

In Mindelo, the average relative humidity in August is 82%.

How many days does it rain in August in Mindelo?

In Mindelo, in August, it is raining for 6.3 days, with typically 21mm (0.83") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Mindelo have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Mindelo, Cape Verde, is 12.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Mindelo?

August has the least sunshine of the year in Mindelo, with an average of 7.5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Mindelo?

In August, the average sunshine is 7.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Mindelo?

Months with the lowest UV index in Mindelo, Cape Verde, are January through August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Mindelo?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Mindelo is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average temperature in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in August: 26°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (26.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (21.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are September and October (25.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average pressure in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average pressure in August: 1013.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.6mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are August and September (1013.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average wind speed in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average wind speed in August: 18.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (28.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (18.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average humidity in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average humidity in August: 82%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (82%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average rainfall in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in August: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (31mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, March, April and May (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average rainfall days in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in August: 6.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (9.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in August: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.5h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average sunshine days in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average sunshine days in August: 18.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (28.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (17.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average UV index in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average cloud cover in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average cloud cover in August: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in August
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Average visibility in August - Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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