August weather forecast
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.8°C (83.8°F) and 13.1°C (55.6°F).

Temperature

In Sakania, the average high-temperature in August slightly increases from a moderately hot 25.3°C (77.5°F) in July to a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 13.1°C (55.6°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be 28°C (82.4°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August in Sakania is 40%.

Rainfall

In Sakania, rain does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Sakania, the average length of the day in August is 11h and 42min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:58. On the last day of August, in Sakania, sunrise is at 06:10 and sunset at 18:01 CAT.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Sakania is 8.6h.

UV index

In Sakania, the average daily maximum UV index in August 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 average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Sakania?

In Sakania, in August, the average high-temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.1°C (55.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is calculated to be 28°C (82.4°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Sakania?

In Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average relative humidity in August is 40%.

What is the driest month in Sakania?

June through September are months without rainfall.

How many hours of daylight does Sakania have in August?

In August, the average day length in Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 11h and 42min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Sakania?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:58. On the last day of the month, in Sakania, sunrise is at 06:10 and sunset at 18:01 CAT.

How long on average sun shines in August in Sakania?

In Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average sunshine duration in August is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in August in Sakania?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average temperature in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 13.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (18.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10°C).

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Average pressure in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average pressure in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average pressure in August: 1017mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1019.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average wind speed in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average wind speed in August: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (12.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (6.3km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average humidity in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average humidity in August: 40%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (31%).

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Average rainfall in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average rainfall in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (183mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average rainfall days in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (27.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in August: 11h and 42min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 23min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average sunshine days in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average sunshine days in August: 30.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (2.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average UV index in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, March, April, May, June and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average cloud cover in August - Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average cloud cover in August: 6

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in August
Sakania, Democratic Republic of Congo

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

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (6km).

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