Bordeaux
France
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Bordeaux, France

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Bordeaux, France, with average temperature varying between 15.7°C (60.3°F) and 27.1°C (80.8°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 27.1°C (80.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.7°C (60.3°F), August is the warmest month.

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at 29.6°C (85.3°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 the 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', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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 August, the average relative humidity in Bordeaux is 76%.

Rainfall

In Bordeaux, France, during August, the rain falls for 7.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 56mm (2.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Bordeaux, France, there are 124.2 rainfall days, and 944.1mm (37.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

In Bordeaux, the average sunshine in August is 7.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 warmest month in Bordeaux?

With an average high-temperature of 27.1°C (80.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.7°C (60.3°F), August is the warmest month in Bordeaux.

What is the temperature in August in Bordeaux?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 27.1°C (80.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.7°C (60.3°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 29.6°C (85.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Bordeaux?

In August, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bordeaux?

In August, the rain falls for 7.5 days. Throughout August, 56mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Bordeaux?

April through October are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Bordeaux have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Bordeaux is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bordeaux?

In August, the average sunshine in Bordeaux is 7.8h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Bordeaux?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Bordeaux, France, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.1°C).

Average humidity in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (75%).

Average rainfall in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average rainfall in August: 56mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (110.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (49.9mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (12.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (7.1 days).

Average snowfall days in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average daylight in August: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.8h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

Average UV index in August - Bordeaux, France
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).