Colva
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Colva, India

August, the same as July, is another warm rainy (monsoon) season month in Colva, India, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24.3°C (75.7°F) and an average high of 27.8°C (82°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 27.8°C (82°F). In Colva, India, the average low-temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like metabolic differences, clothing, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 86%.

Rainfall

In Colva, India, during August, the rain falls for 26.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 332mm (13.07") of precipitation. In Colva, during the entire year, the rain falls for 151.4 days and collects up to 1319mm (51.93") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Colva, India, are January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Colva, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in August in Colva?

In Colva, in August, the average high-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Colva?

The average relative humidity in August is 86%.

How much does it rain in Colva in August?

In Colva, India, during August, the rain falls for 26.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 332mm (13.07") of precipitation.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Colva?

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Colva.

What is the water temperature in August in Colva?

In Colva, India, in August, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Colva have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Colva is 5.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Colva?

Months with the lowest UV index in Colva are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in August in Colva?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Colva, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (27.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°C).

Average humidity in August - Colva, India
  • Average humidity in August: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (87%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (57%).

Average rainfall in August - Colva, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 332mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (351mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Colva, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 26.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Colva, India
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September and December (28°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Colva, India
  • 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: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5.4h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average UV index in August - Colva, India
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).