Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

A white statue of Jesus Christ looking down at the Bole Medhane Alem Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
A white statue of Jesus Christ looking down at the Bole Medhane Alem Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
August, the last month of the summer, in Addis Ababa, is another pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 12°C (53.6°F) and 20°C (68°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 20°C (68°F) and an average low-temperature of 12°C (53.6°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Addis Ababa is 79%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 26 days and typically aggregates up to 290mm (11.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Addis Ababa, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

July and August, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Addis Ababa.

UV index

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Addis Ababa. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the coldest month in Addis Ababa?

With an average high-temperature of 20°C (68°F) and an average low-temperature of 12°C (53.6°F), August is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in August in Addis Ababa?

In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in August, the average high-temperature is 20°C (68°F), and the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Addis Ababa?

The average relative humidity in August in Addis Ababa is 79%.

How many days does it rain in August in Addis Ababa?

In Addis Ababa, in August, during 26 rainfall days, 290mm (11.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Addis Ababa?

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 26 days and typically aggregates up to 290mm (11.4") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Addis Ababa?

The average length of the day in August in Addis Ababa is 12.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Addis Ababa?

Months with the least sunshine are July and August, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Addis Ababa?

The average sunshine in August in Addis Ababa is 3h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Addis Ababa?

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in Addis Ababa?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Addis Ababa is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average high temperature in August: 20°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March, April and May (25°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 12°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (13°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are November and December (8°C).

Average humidity in August - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average humidity in August: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (79.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (45.5%).

Average rainfall in August - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average rainfall in August: 290mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (290mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are November and December (7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 26 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (27 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 3h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in August - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).