August weather forecast and climate
Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island

August, the last month of the winter, in Flying Fish Cove, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 21.6°C (70.9°F) and max 26.9°C (80.4°F).

Temperature

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F), are the coldest months.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, is August when the rain falls for 13.9 days and typically collects 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Flying Fish Cove.
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 8.6h.

UV index

May through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Flying Fish Cove?

The coldest months in Flying Fish Cove are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F).

What is the temperature in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, in August, the average high-temperature is 26.9°C (80.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.6°C (70.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, the average relative humidity in August is 80%.

How many days does it rain in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In Flying Fish Cove, in August, it is raining for 13.9 days, with typically 25mm (0.98") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Flying Fish Cove?

August is the month with the least rainfall in Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island. Rain falls for 13.9 days and accumulates 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Flying Fish Cove?

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F), are months with the coldest seawater.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In August, the average sea temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In Flying Fish Cove, the average length of the day in August is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In Flying Fish Cove, the average sunshine in August is 8.6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Flying Fish Cove?

May through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Flying Fish Cove?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average high temperature in August: 26.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (28.5°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (26.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and December (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.6°C).

Average humidity in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average humidity in August: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, June, July and November (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (78%).

Average rainfall in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average rainfall in August: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (140mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (25mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (13.9 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.6°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (26.3°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average daylight in August: 11.8h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

Average UV index in August - Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island
  • Average UV index in August: 6

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