Rhodes
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Rhodes, Greece

The stunning Acropolis of Lindos, in Rhodes Island, Greece with the vast rocky area beyond
The stunning Acropolis of Lindos, in Rhodes Island, Greece with the vast rocky area beyond
August, the last month of the summer, in Rhodes, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 22.7°C (72.9°F) and 30.7°C (87.3°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 30.7°C (87.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Rhodes is 59.9%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is August when the rain falls for 0.1 days and typically collects 0.2mm (0") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Rhodes. For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In Rhodes, Greece, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 13h.

UV index

In Rhodes, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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 is the warmest month in Rhodes?

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 30.7°C (87.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.7°C (72.9°F).

What is the temperature in August in Rhodes?

In Rhodes, in August, the average high-temperature is 30.7°C (87.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Rhodes?

In Rhodes, Greece, the average relative humidity in August is 59.9%.

How much does it rain in Rhodes in August?

In August, in Rhodes, Greece, the rain falls for 0.1 days. Throughout August, 0.2mm (0") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Rhodes?

The month with the least rainfall in Rhodes, Greece, is August when the rain falls for 0.1 days and typically collects 0.2mm (0") of precipitation.

What month is the sea warmest in Rhodes?

The month with the warmest seawater in Rhodes, Greece, is August, with an average sea temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F). 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.

What is the water temperature in August in Rhodes?

In August, the average sea temperature in Rhodes is 27.3°C (81.1°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Rhodes is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Rhodes?

In August, the average sunshine in Rhodes, Greece, is 13h.

How high is the UV index in August in Rhodes?

In Rhodes, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8.8°C).

Average humidity in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average humidity in August: 59.9%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (72.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (57.6%).

Average rainfall in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (157.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (0.2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in August: 27.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (27.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 13h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Rhodes, Greece
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).