August weather forecast and climate
Dharamshala, India

August, like July, in Dharamshala, India, is another warm rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature varying between 26.3°C (79.3°F) and 20.2°C (68.4°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 26.3°C (79.3°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 20.2°C (68.4°F).

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 22.2 days. Throughout August, 909.2mm (35.8") of precipitation is accumulated. In Dharamshala, during the entire year, the rain falls for 99.4 days and collects up to 3035.1mm (119.49") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Dharamshala, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Dharamshala is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Dharamshala are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Dharamshala?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Dharamshala, India, is 26.3°C (79.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.2°C (68.4°F).

How much does it rain in Dharamshala in August?

In Dharamshala, India, during August, the rain falls for 22.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 909.2mm (35.8") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Dharamshala have in August?

In Dharamshala, the average length of the day in August is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Dharamshala?

The average sunshine in August in Dharamshala, India, is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Dharamshala?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Dharamshala.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Dharamshala?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 26.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.9°C).

Average rainfall in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 909.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (959.7mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (16.7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 22.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with the most sunshine are May, June and October (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).