August weather forecast
Asmara, Eritrea

A golden appearance of Asmara, the capital of Eritrea
A golden appearance of Asmara, the capital of Eritrea

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Asmara, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 27.3°C (81.1°F) and 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 27.3°C (81.1°F). In Asmara, in August, the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at 28.4°C (83.1°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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy, 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

In Asmara, the average relative humidity is 59%.

Rainfall

In August, in Asmara, the rain falls for 25 days. Throughout August, 143mm (5.63") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Asmara, there are 145.2 rainfall days, and 658mm (25.91") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Asmara, Eritrea, is 12.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Asmara is 9.2h.

UV index

In Asmara, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Asmara?

In Asmara, Eritrea, in August, the average high-temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 28.4°C (83.1°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Asmara?

In August, the average relative humidity in Asmara, Eritrea, is 59%.

How much does it rain in Asmara in August?

In Asmara, in August, during 25 rainfall days, 143mm (5.63") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in August is 12.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Asmara have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Asmara is 9.2h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Asmara?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average temperature in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (30.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (23.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (21.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°C).

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Average pressure in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average pressure in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average wind speed in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (11.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (7.7km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average humidity in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average humidity in August: 59%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (36%).

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Average rainfall in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average rainfall in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average rainfall in August: 143mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (150mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (9mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average rainfall days in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average rainfall days in August: 25 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.6 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average daylight in August: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average sunshine days in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average sunshine days in August: 1.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.1 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are July and August (1.7 days).

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Average UV index in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average UV index in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is May (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average cloud cover in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average cloud cover in August: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 29).
Months with the least cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in August
Asmara, Eritrea

Average visibility in August - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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

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