Saunders Island Settlement
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

August, the last month of the winter, in Saunders Island Settlement, is a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 0°C (32°F) and an average high of 6°C (42.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a chilly 6°C (42.8°F). In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average low-temperature is 0°C (32°F).

Rainfall

In Saunders Island Settlement, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 31mm (1.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), during the entire year, the rain falls for 113 days and collects up to 452mm (17.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Saunders Island Settlement are July through October, with an average sea temperature of 6°C (42.8°F).
Note: Swimming in 6°C (42.8°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 9.9h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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 temperature in August in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), in August, the average high-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 0°C (32°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), during August, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.2") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Saunders Island Settlement?

July through October, with an average sea temperature of 6°C (42.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas).

What is the sea water temperature in August in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average seawater temperature in August is 6°C (42.8°F). Swimming in 6°C (42.8°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average length of the day in August is 9.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Saunders Island Settlement have in August?

In Saunders Island Settlement, the average sunshine in August is 4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average daily maximum UV index in August is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average high temperature in August: 6°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (15°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 0°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July and August (0°C).

Average rainfall in August - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall in August: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (53mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are September and October (28mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August, September and October (8 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average sea temperature in August: 6°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (10°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August, September and October (6°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average daylight in August: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 4h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in August - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average UV index in August: 1

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 0).