August weather forecast
Dunhuang, China

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Dunhuang, is another hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 31.1°C (88°F) and 21.7°C (71.1°F).

Temperature

In Dunhuang, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 31.1°C (88°F). The average low-temperature, in Dunhuang, is 21.7°C (71.1°F).

Humidity

In Dunhuang, the average relative humidity in August is 23%.

Rainfall

August is the last month it rains. During 1.5 rainfall days, in August, Dunhuang aggregates 3mm (0.12") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Dunhuang, there are 22.3 rainfall days, and 29mm (1.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Dunhuang, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Dunhuang, the average length of the day in August is 13h and 44min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 06:39 and sunset at 20:56. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:07 and sunset at 20:15 CST.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Dunhuang is August, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Dunhuang is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 the 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 average humidity in August in Dunhuang?

The average relative humidity in August in Dunhuang is 23%.

What is the last month it rains in Dunhuang?

August is the last month it rains in Dunhuang. During 1.5 rainfall days, in August, Dunhuang aggregates 3mm (0.12") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dunhuang?

April through October are months without snowfall in Dunhuang, China.

What is the average length of the day in August in Dunhuang?

The average day length in August is 13h and 44min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Dunhuang?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 06:39 and sunset at 20:56. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:07 and sunset at 20:15 CST.

What month has the most sunshine in Dunhuang?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Dunhuang, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Dunhuang?

The average sunshine duration in August in Dunhuang, China, is 12.2h.

How high is the UV index in August in Dunhuang?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Dunhuang, China, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Dunhuang, China

Average temperature in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (23.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.8°C).

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Average pressure in August
Dunhuang, China

Average pressure in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average pressure in August: 1007.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1030.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1004.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Dunhuang, China

Average wind speed in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (14.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (9km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Dunhuang, China

Average humidity in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average humidity in August: 23%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (45%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (18%).

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Average rainfall in August
Dunhuang, China

Average rainfall in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average rainfall in August: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (7mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are September and October (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Dunhuang, China

Average rainfall days in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (3.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Dunhuang, China

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

The month with the highest snowfall is November (9mm).
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Dunhuang, China

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

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

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Dunhuang, China

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 44min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 59min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 23min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Dunhuang, China

Average sunshine days in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average sunshine days in August: 29.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (30.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (26.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Dunhuang, China

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

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Dunhuang, China

Average cloud cover in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average cloud cover in August: 13

The months with the most cloud cover are January, February and December (Cloud cover 22).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and September (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in August
Dunhuang, China

Average visibility in August - Dunhuang, China
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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

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