August weather forecast and climate
Rafiganj, India

August, the same as July, in Rafiganj, India, is another hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature varying between 26.8°C (80.2°F) and 34.2°C (93.6°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a hot 34.2°C (93.6°F). In Rafiganj, in August, the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a blazing hot 48.5°C (119.3°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 particularly important for children. 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. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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

In Rafiganj, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Rafiganj, India, in August, during 19.8 rainfall days, 130mm (5.12") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Rafiganj, there are 92.5 rainfall days, and 525mm (20.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Rafiganj, the average length of the day in August is 13h.

Sunshine

In Rafiganj, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 Rafiganj?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Rafiganj, India, is 34.2°C (93.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is estimated at 48.5°C (119.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Rafiganj?

The average relative humidity in August in Rafiganj, India, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Rafiganj in August?

In Rafiganj, India, in August, during 19.8 rainfall days, 130mm (5.12") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in August in Rafiganj is 13h.

How many hours of sunshine does Rafiganj have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Rafiganj, India, is 9.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Rafiganj?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Rafiganj, India, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (42.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 26.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (31°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.2°C).

Average pressure in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average pressure in August: 1000.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (997.8mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.3km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are May and June (11.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (6.4km/h).

Average humidity in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (23%).

Average rainfall in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 130mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (149mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

Average sunshine days in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (29.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.6 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are April and May (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in August - Rafiganj, India
  • Average cloud cover in August: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 6).

Average visibility in August - Rafiganj, 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).