Suva
Fiji
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Suva, Fiji

The ancient building hosting the Government offices of Suva city, in Fiji
The ancient building hosting the Government offices of Suva city, in Fiji
August, the last month of the winter, in Suva, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 26°C (78.8°F) and min 20°C (68°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).

Rainfall

In Suva, during 19 rainfall days, 211mm (8.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Suva, during the entire year, the rain falls for 222 days and collects up to 2977mm (117.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

July through September, with an average sea temperature of 25°C (77°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Suva. Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are March, April, July through October, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

In Suva, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the coldest months in Suva?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 26°C (78.8°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in August in Suva?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Suva, is 26°C (78.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Suva?

In Suva, in August, during 19 rainfall days, 211mm (8.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Suva?

Through and September, with an average sea temperature of 25°C (77°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How warm is the water in August in Suva?

In Suva, the average seawater temperature in August is 25°C (77°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Suva have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Suva, Fiji, is 11.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Suva?

Months with the least sunshine in Suva are March, April, July through October, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Suva?

In August, the average sunshine is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Suva?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Suva is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Suva, Fiji
  • Average high temperature in August: 26°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April and December (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (20°C).

Average rainfall in August - Suva, Fiji
  • Average rainfall in August: 211mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (368mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (125mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Suva, Fiji
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October, November and December (17 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Suva, Fiji
  • Average sea temperature in August: 25°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (25°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Suva, Fiji
  • Average daylight in August: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, May, June, November and December (Average sunshine: 6h).
Months with least sunshine are March, April, July, August, September and October (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Suva, Fiji
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).