Copan Ruinas
Honduras
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Copan Ruinas, Honduras

August, the last month of the summer, in Copan Ruinas, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 19°C (66.2°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In Copan Ruinas, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 28°C (82.4°F). In August, in Copan Ruinas, the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In Copan Ruinas, during August, the rain falls for 23 days and regularly aggregates up to 215mm (8.5") of precipitation. In Copan Ruinas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 192 days and collects up to 1622mm (63.9") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Copan Ruinas is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the 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. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in August in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, in August, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, Honduras, in August, during 23 rainfall days, 215mm (8.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Copan Ruinas have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Copan Ruinas have in August?

In Copan Ruinas, the average sunshine in August is 6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Copan Ruinas?

Months with the highest UV index in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Copan Ruinas?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average high temperature in August: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, August and September (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (15°C).

Average rainfall in August - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average rainfall in August: 215mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (286mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (28mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average rainfall days in August: 23 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (23 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March and April (7 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • 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: 6h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in August - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • 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).