Panajachel
Guatemala
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Panajachel, Guatemala

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Panajachel, Guatemala, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24.9°C (76.8°F) and an average low of 14.1°C (57.4°F).

Temperature

In Panajachel, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 24.9°C (76.8°F). In Panajachel, the average low-temperature is 14.1°C (57.4°F).

Rainfall

In Panajachel, Guatemala, during August, the rain falls for 23 days and regularly aggregates up to 185mm (7.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Panajachel, there are 180 rainfall days, and 1490mm (58.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Panajachel is 12.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 7h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Panajachel. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Panajachel?

In August, the average high-temperature is 24.9°C (76.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.1°C (57.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Panajachel?

In Panajachel, in August, it is raining for 23 days, with typically 185mm (7.3") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Panajachel, the average length of the day in August is 12.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Panajachel have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Panajachel, Guatemala, is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Panajachel?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Panajachel.

How high is the UV index in August in Panajachel?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Panajachel, Guatemala
  • Average high temperature in August: 24.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (26.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (23.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 14.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (14.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (12°C).

Average rainfall in August - Panajachel, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall in August: 185mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (355mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Panajachel, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall days in August: 23 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are June and September (25 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and March (6 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Panajachel, Guatemala
  • Average daylight in August: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in August - Panajachel, Guatemala
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).