August weather forecast
Rajkot, India

Weather in August

August, the same as July, in Rajkot, India, is a hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25.8°C (78.4°F) and an average high of 30.6°C (87.1°F).

Temperature

In Rajkot, India, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 30.6°C (87.1°F). In August, in Rajkot, the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is computed to be a sweltering 38.9°C (102°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With 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', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like clothing, metabolic differences, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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

The most humid month in Rajkot, India, is August, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 24.3 days and typically aggregates up to 236mm (9.29") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Rajkot, India, the average length of the day in August is 12h and 53min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 7:27 pm. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 7:05 pm IST.

Sunshine

July and August, with an average of 4.7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Rajkot are January, July, August and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Rajkot?

In Rajkot, India, in August, the average high-temperature is 30.6°C (87.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is computed to be 38.9°C (102°F).

What is the most humid month in Rajkot?

August is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in August in Rajkot?

The average relative humidity in August in Rajkot is 78%.

What is the rainiest month in Rajkot?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Rajkot, India. Rain falls for 24.3 days and accumulates 236mm (9.29") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Rajkot in August?

In Rajkot, during August, the rain falls for 24.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 236mm (9.29") of precipitation.

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

The average day length in August is 12h and 53min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Rajkot?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 7:27 pm. On the last day of the month, in Rajkot, India, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 7:05 pm IST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Rajkot?

July and August, with an average of 4.7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Rajkot have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August in Rajkot, India, is 4.7h.

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

January, July, August and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Rajkot, India.

What is the UV index reading in August in Rajkot?

In Rajkot, India, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Rajkot, India

Average temperature in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (40.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (28.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
Rajkot, India

Average pressure in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average pressure in August: 1002.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1014.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1000.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Rajkot, India

Average wind speed in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average wind speed in August: 18.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (21.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (10.5km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Rajkot, India

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are February and March (32%).

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Average rainfall in August
Rajkot, India

Average rainfall in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 236mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (236mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February, May and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Rajkot, India

Average rainfall days in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 24.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (24.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Rajkot, India

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 53min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 48min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 4h and 42min

The months with the most sunshine are January, February and May (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Rajkot, India

Average sunshine days in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average sunshine days in August: 3.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (30.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (3.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Rajkot, India

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

The months with the highest UV index are March, April, May and September (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, July, August and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Rajkot, India

Average cloud cover in August - Rajkot, India
  • Average cloud cover in August: 69

The months with the most cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in August
Rajkot, India

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

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are July, August and September (9km).

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