August weather forecast and climate
Kotagiri, India

August, like July, in Kotagiri, India, is a moderately hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.4°C (66.9°F) and 27.3°C (81.1°F).

Temperature

In Kotagiri, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still moderately hot 27.3°C (81.1°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 19.4°C (66.9°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a tropical 30.2°C (86.4°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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

In Kotagiri, the average relative humidity in August is 78%.

Rainfall

In Kotagiri, during August, the rain falls for 27.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 153mm (6.02") of precipitation. In Kotagiri, during the entire year, the rain falls for 243.6 days and collects up to 1388mm (54.65") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

UV index

In Kotagiri, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in August in Kotagiri?

In August, in Kotagiri, the average high-temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.4°C (66.9°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 30.2°C (86.4°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Kotagiri?

In Kotagiri, the average relative humidity in August is 78%.

How much does it rain in Kotagiri in August?

In Kotagiri, India, during August, the rain falls for 27.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 153mm (6.02") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kotagiri have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kotagiri have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Kotagiri, India, is 7.9h.

How high is the UV index in August in Kotagiri?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kotagiri, India, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (25.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 19.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.4°C).

Average pressure in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.4mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (1008.8mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average wind speed in August: 8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (9.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (4.6km/h).

Average humidity in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average humidity in August: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (56%).

Average rainfall in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 153mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (247mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (13mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 27.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.8 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.9h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average sunshine days in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average sunshine days in August: 1.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (0.8 days).

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

The month with the highest UV index is March (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are October and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in August - Kotagiri, India
  • Average cloud cover in August: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 13).

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

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April and June (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October, November and December (8km).