August weather forecast and climate
Aligarh, India

August, the same as July, in Aligarh, India, is another hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature fluctuating between 27.1°C (80.8°F) and 34.4°C (93.9°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a tropical 34.4°C (93.9°F). In Aligarh, the average low-temperature is 27.1°C (80.8°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a life-threatening hot 47.1°C (116.8°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 68%, August is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 22 days. Throughout August, 129mm (5.08") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Aligarh, there are 88.2 rainfall days, and 419mm (16.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Aligarh is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In Aligarh, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In Aligarh, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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.

What is the temperature in August in Aligarh?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Aligarh, is 34.4°C (93.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 27.1°C (80.8°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 47.1°C (116.8°F).

What is the most humid month in Aligarh?

August is the most humid month in Aligarh, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

What is the average humidity in August in Aligarh?

In Aligarh, the average relative humidity in August is 68%.

How much does it rain in Aligarh in August?

In Aligarh, in August, during 22 rainfall days, 129mm (5.08") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Aligarh have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Aligarh is 13.1h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Aligarh?

In August, the average sunshine in Aligarh is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Aligarh?

In Aligarh, India, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (42.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (31.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9°C).

Average pressure in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average pressure in August: 999.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (996.6mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (7km/h).

Average humidity in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average humidity in August: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (19%).

Average rainfall in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 129mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (133mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (3mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 22 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (1.4 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

Average sunshine days in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average sunshine days in August: 7.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (29.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.4 days).

Average UV index in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The month with the highest UV index is May (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average cloud cover in August: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are October and November (Cloud cover 6).

Average visibility in August - Aligarh, India
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are August and September (9km).