Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Tegucigalpa, Honduras

The city of Tegucigalpa viewed from above with a distant skyline and mountain ranges
The city of Tegucigalpa viewed from above with a distant skyline and mountain ranges
The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, with average temperature varying between 28.5°C (83.3°F) and 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

In Tegucigalpa, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 28.5°C (83.3°F). In Tegucigalpa, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 32.2°C (90°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Tegucigalpa, in August, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 88.5mm (3.5") of accumulated precipitation. In Tegucigalpa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 73 days and collects up to 871.7mm (34.3") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Tegucigalpa, the average sunshine is 6.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Tegucigalpa are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in August in Tegucigalpa?

In August, the average high-temperature is 28.5°C (83.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Tegucigalpa?

In August, the average relative humidity in Tegucigalpa is 73%.

How much does it rain in Tegucigalpa in August?

In Tegucigalpa, Honduras, in August, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 88.5mm (3.5") of accumulated precipitation.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tegucigalpa have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Tegucigalpa is 6.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Tegucigalpa?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Tegucigalpa?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.5°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (30.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (18.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average humidity in August: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (60%).

Average rainfall in August - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average rainfall in August: 88.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (177.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (4.7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average rainfall days in August: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and March (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Tegucigalpa, 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: 6.6h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average UV index in August - Tegucigalpa, 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).