August weather forecast and climate
Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, with average temperature ranging between max 24.6°C (76.3°F) and min 14.3°C (57.7°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 24.6°C (76.3°F).

Humidity

The least humid month in Bukavu is August, with an average relative humidity of 60%.

Rainfall

In August, in Bukavu, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout August, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 294.8 rainfall days, and 1224mm (48.19") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

May through August, with an average of 12h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Bukavu.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.7h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Bukavu?

August and September, with an average high-temperature of 24.6°C (76.3°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in August in Bukavu?

In Bukavu, in August, the average high-temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.3°C (57.7°F).

What is the least humid month in Bukavu?

With an average relative humidity of 60%, August is the least humid month in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo.

What is the average humidity in August in Bukavu?

The average relative humidity in August in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 60%.

How much does it rain in Bukavu in August?

In Bukavu, in August, during 13.3 rainfall days, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bukavu?

Months with the shortest days in Bukavu are May through August, with an average of 12h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in August is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bukavu have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 9.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Bukavu?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Bukavu.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Bukavu?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Bukavu is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in August: 24.6°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (24.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (22.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 14.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (15.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (12.5°C).

Average pressure in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average pressure in August: 1014.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1012.5mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.6km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are May, June, July and August (5.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (4.1km/h).

Average humidity in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (60%).

Average rainfall in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in August: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (167mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (21mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and December (30.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (13.2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in August: 12h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.7h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.6h).

Average sunshine days in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average sunshine days in August: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (15 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (0.1 days).

Average UV index in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in August - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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