August weather forecast and climate
Chengdu, China

The attractive buildings, along the Qintai Road District in Chengdu, China
The attractive buildings, along the Qintai Road District in Chengdu, China
August, the last month of the summer, in Chengdu, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a torrid 38.5°C (101.3°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like pregnancy, clothing, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Chengdu, the average relative humidity in August is 73%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 22.5 days and accumulates 218mm (8.58") of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Chengdu is 13.2h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Chengdu is August, with an average of 8.4h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Chengdu?

With an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.5°C (72.5°F), August is the warmest month.

What is the temperature in August in Chengdu?

In August, in Chengdu, China, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is evaluated at 38.5°C (101.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Chengdu?

The average relative humidity in August in Chengdu, China, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Chengdu in August?

In Chengdu, in August, during 22.5 rainfall days, 218mm (8.58") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Chengdu?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Chengdu. Rain falls for 22.5 days and accumulates 218mm (8.58") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Chengdu?

In Chengdu, China, snow does not fall in March through October.

How many hours of daylight does Chengdu have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Chengdu, China, is 13.2h.

What month has the most sunshine in Chengdu?

With an average of 8.4h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year in Chengdu, China.

How many hours of sunshine does Chengdu have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Chengdu, China, is 8.4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Chengdu?

In Chengdu, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.8°C).

Average pressure in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average pressure in August: 1006.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1023.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1004mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (7.3km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.8km/h).

Average humidity in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (56%).

Average rainfall in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average rainfall in August: 218mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (218mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (5mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average rainfall days in August: 22.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.8 days).

Average snowfall in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average daylight in August: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 8.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average sunshine days in August: 6.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.9 days).

Average UV index in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average cloud cover in August: 37

Months with the most cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 37).

Average visibility in August - Chengdu, China
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May and June (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).