August weather forecast
Newport, Curaçao

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Weather in August

August in Newport, Curaçao arrives with a continued trend of warm tropical temperatures, balanced by a steady breeze and high daylight hours. As the month progresses, the wind speed decreases, resulting in a slightly somnolent atmosphere. However, the temperature sees a bit of an uplift, reaching a maximum of 28.4°C (83.1°F). Even though the relative humidity remains consistent, rainfall records a significant reduction compared to July. The combination of these factors contributes to the comfortable, tropical weather of August.

Temperature

With August's advent, Newport sees an average high-temperature of a still moderately hot 28.4°C (83.1°F), subtly shifted from July's 28°C (82.4°F). August in Newport is characterized by a steady nighttime low-temperature of 27.8°C (82°F).

Heat index

For most parts of August, the heat index is computed to be a tropical 33°C (91.4°F). Exercise increased caution, heat cramps and heat exhaustion are potential hazards. Continuous activity could lead to heatstroke.
Keep in mind the heat index values are meant for areas in shade and with light wind. When exposed to the direct sun, the heat index may augment by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel' or 'feels like', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect tends to be personal, with the weather perception differing among individuals due to variations in body mass, height, and exertion. Sunshine, when direct, has the potential to intensify weather effects, leading to an increase in the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young ones generally face higher dangers than adults since they sweat less. Along with their large skin surface area compared totheir small bodies and increased heat production from their activities, the risks are heightened.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Newport, in August, during 17.8 rainfall days, 44mm (1.73") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Newport, there are 220.5 rainfall days, and 653mm (25.71") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12h and 31min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:22 and sunset at 19:00. On the last day of August, in Newport, sunrise is at 06:24 and sunset at 18:46 AST.

Sunshine

August and September, with an average of 9.5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Newport.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Newport, Curaçao, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Newport. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The maximum daily UV index of 7 in August converts into the following recommendations:
Sustain precautions and conform to sun safety norms. Preventing sunburn is necessary. Seek shade and limit direct sun exposure between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., the peak period for UV radiation. Keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not offer complete sun protection. During bright days, sunglasses that offer UVA and UVB defense are recommended.
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Frequently asked questions

How hot is August in Newport?

In Newport, in August, the average high-temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in August is computed to be 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Newport?

In Newport, the average relative humidity in August is 81%.

How much does it rain in Newport in August?

In Newport, in August, it is raining for 17.8 days, with typically 44mm (1.73") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Newport, the average day length in August is 12h and 31min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Newport?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 06:22 and sunset at 19:00. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:24 and sunset at 18:46 AST.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Newport?

August and September, with an average of 9.5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Newport.

How long on average sun shines in August in Newport?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Newport is 9.5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Newport?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Newport.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Newport?

The months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in August in Newport?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average temperature in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.4°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are September and October (28.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (26.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (28.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (25.9°C).

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Average pressure in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average pressure in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average pressure in August: 1011.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.1mbar).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are October and November (1010.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average wind speed in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average wind speed in August: 29.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (34.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (24.6km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average humidity in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average humidity in August: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (83%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are October, November and December (78%).

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Average rainfall in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average rainfall in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average rainfall in August: 44mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (129mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (25mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average rainfall days in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (24.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (13.9 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 3min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 48min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 24min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 3min

The months with the most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 9h and 30min).
The months with the least sunshine are March, April and December (Average sunshine: 8h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average sunshine days in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (14.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (3.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average UV index in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average cloud cover in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • Average cloud cover in August: 26

The months with the most cloud cover are March and April (Cloud cover 41).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in August
Newport, Curaçao

Average visibility in August - Newport, Curaçao
  • 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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Newport, Curaçao

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