Narsarsuaq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Narsarsuaq, Greenland

The last month of the summer, Agosto, is another mild month in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, with temperature in the range of an average high of 13.2°C (55.8°F) and an average low of 5.5°C (41.9°F).

Temperature

In Agosto, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in Julio - a still moderate 13.2°C (55.8°F). In Agosto, in Narsarsuaq, the average low-temperature is 5.5°C (41.9°F).

Rainfall

Agosto is the month with the most rainfall in Narsarsuaq. Rain falls for 10.6 days and accumulates 70mm (2.76") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Enero through Junio, Agosto through Diciembre are months with snowfall. Agosto is the first month it typically snows. Throughout Agosto, there are 0.1 snowfall days. In Narsarsuaq, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.7 days.

Sea temperature

Agosto is the month with the warmest seawater in Narsarsuaq, with an average sea temperature of 5°C (41°F).
Note: Swimming in 5°C (41°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Agosto, the average length of the day in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, is 15.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Agosto is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in Agosto transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in Agosto in Narsarsuaq?

The average high-temperature, in Agosto, in Narsarsuaq, is 13.2°C (55.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 5.5°C (41.9°F).

How many days does it rain in Agosto in Narsarsuaq?

In Narsarsuaq, Greenland, in Agosto, during 10.6 rainfall days, 70mm (2.76") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Narsarsuaq?

Agosto is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 10.6 days and accumulates 70mm (2.76") of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Narsarsuaq?

Agosto is the first month it typically snows in Narsarsuaq. Throughout Agosto, there are 0.1 snowfall days.

What month is the sea warmest in Narsarsuaq?

The month with the warmest seawater in Narsarsuaq is Agosto, with an average sea temperature of 5°C (41°F).

How cold is the water in Agosto in Narsarsuaq?

In Agosto, the average sea temperature is 5°C (41°F). Swimming in 5°C (41°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Narsarsuaq have in Agosto?

The average length of the day in Agosto in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, is 15.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Narsarsuaq have in Agosto?

In Agosto, the average sunshine in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, is 5h.

How high is the UV index in Agosto in Narsarsuaq?

In Narsarsuaq, the average daily maximum UV index in Agosto is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in August: 13.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (14.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 5.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-11.1°C).

Average rainfall in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in August: 70mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (70mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (33mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in August: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (8.2 days).

Average snowfall days in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in August: 5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March and April (0°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in August: 15.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.6h).

Average UV index in August - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average UV index in August: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).