August weather forecast
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

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Weather in August

In the heart of summer, August reaches the peak temperature of 31.9°C (89.4°F). Concurrently, the rainfall rate mounts up to 169mm (6.65"), making it the wettest month so far. Even though the rainfall increases, the consecutive long sunny days keep the weather from getting gloomy. So, August is quite significant with its high temperatures, increased rainfall, yet ample sunshine, bringing both sweltering and wet conditions.

Temperature

Pointe-a-Pitre records the warmest temperatures in August, averaging a high of 31.9°C (89.4°F) and a low of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Rainfall

In Pointe-a-Pitre, in August, during 16.4 rainfall days, 169mm (6.65") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, during the entire year, the rain falls for 175.5 days and collects up to 1617mm (63.66") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: For any water activity, the surface water temperatures in the range of 25°C (77°F) to 29°C (84.2°F) are deemed excellent and incredibly pleasant for longer durations.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August in Pointe-a-Pitre is 12h and 40min.
On the first day of August in Pointe-a-Pitre, sunrise is at 05:47 and sunset at 18:37. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:52 and sunset at 18:19 AST.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In August, the maximum UV index of 12 translates into these guidelines:
Employ every precaution of importance, unprotected skin and eyes could burn within moments. The time between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. is when UV radiation is at its peak. Limit exposure to direct sunlight during these hours. Tightly woven clothing, when worn loosely, shields effectively against the Sun. Sunscreen with a sun protection factor of no less than 30 should be used liberally and reapplied frequently on overcast days, including after every swim or outdoor activity. Warning! The Sun's UV rays intensify with reflections from sand and water.
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Frequently asked questions

What are the warmest months in Pointe-a-Pitre?

The warmest period is August, when temperatures fluctuate between an average high of 31.9°C (89.4°F) and a low of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

How hot is it in Pointe-a-Pitre in August?

During August, Pointe-a-Pitre experiences an average high-temperature of 31.9°C (89.4°F) and a low-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Pointe-a-Pitre?

In August, in Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, the rain falls for 16.4 days. Throughout August, 169mm (6.65") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Pointe-a-Pitre?

In Pointe-a-Pitre, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°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 Pointe-a-Pitre have in August?

In August, the average day length is 12h and 40min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Pointe-a-Pitre?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 05:47 and sunset at 18:37. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:52 and sunset at 18:19 AST.

What month has the most sunshine in Pointe-a-Pitre?

August has the most sunshine of the year in Pointe-a-Pitre, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Pointe-a-Pitre?

The average sunshine duration in August in Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, is 7.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pointe-a-Pitre?

The months with the highest UV index in Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Pointe-a-Pitre?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Average temperature in August - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.9°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (29.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24.1°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are June and July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.6°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Average rainfall in August - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall in August: 169.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (214.5mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (60mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Average rainfall days in August - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (10.7 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Average sea temperature in August - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.6°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 6min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

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Average UV index in August
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Average UV index in August - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average UV index in August: 12

The months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).

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Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

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