Ilulissat
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Ilulissat, Greenland

Agosto, the last month of the summer, in Ilulissat, is also a fresh month, with average temperature varying between 4°C (39.2°F) and 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

In Ilulissat, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in Julio - a still cool 10°C (50°F). In Agosto, the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

Rainfall

In Ilulissat, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 26mm (1.02") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 96 rainfall days, and 244mm (9.61") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ilulissat, the average water temperature is 2.7°C (36.9°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

In Agosto, the average length of the day is 17.8h.

Sunshine

In Agosto, the average sunshine in Ilulissat is 7h.

UV index

In Agosto, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 temperature in Agosto in Ilulissat?

The average high-temperature, in Agosto, is 10°C (50°F), while the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

How much does it rain in Ilulissat in Agosto?

In Agosto, in Ilulissat, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout Agosto, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in Agosto in Ilulissat?

In Ilulissat, the average seawater temperature in Agosto is 2.7°C (36.9°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the average length of the day in Agosto in Ilulissat?

The average length of the day in Agosto is 17.8h.

How long on average sun shines in Agosto in Ilulissat?

In Ilulissat, the average sunshine in Agosto is 7h.

How high is the UV index in Agosto in Ilulissat?

In Ilulissat, Greenland, the average daily maximum UV index in Agosto is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in August: 10°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (11°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (-12°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (-19°C).

Average rainfall in August - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in August: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (35mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and March (12mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March, April, September and November (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, May, June and July (7 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in August: 2.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (3.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (-1.4°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average daylight in August: 17.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in August - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average UV index in August: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 0).