Bengaluru
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Bengaluru, India

August, the same as July, is a moderately hot rainy (monsoon) season month in Bengaluru, India, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19.6°C (67.3°F) and an average high of 27.5°C (81.5°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 27.5°C (81.5°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 19.6°C (67.3°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 30.8°C (87.4°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

August is the most humid month in Bengaluru, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

Rainfall

In August, in Bengaluru, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout August, 142.5mm (5.6") of precipitation is accumulated. In Bengaluru, during the entire year, the rain falls for 58.5 days and collects up to 974.5mm (38.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Bengaluru, India, is 12.5h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Bengaluru is 3.7h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Bengaluru. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in August interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. 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 Bengaluru?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Bengaluru, is 27.5°C (81.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.6°C (67.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is evaluated at 30.8°C (87.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Bengaluru?

August is the most humid month in Bengaluru, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the average humidity in August in Bengaluru?

The average relative humidity in August in Bengaluru, India, is 79%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bengaluru?

In August, in Bengaluru, India, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout August, 142.5mm (5.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Bengaluru have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Bengaluru, India, is 12.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bengaluru have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Bengaluru is 3.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Bengaluru?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, India, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Bengaluru, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (35.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (26.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Bengaluru, India
  • Average humidity in August: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (45%).

Average rainfall in August - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 142.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (241mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bengaluru, India
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 3.7h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average UV index in August - Bengaluru, India
  • 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).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 10).