August weather forecast and climate
Sonpa, India

August, like July, is another hot rainy (monsoon) season month in Sonpa, India, with temperature in the range of an average high of 34.7°C (94.5°F) and an average low of 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Temperature

In Sonpa, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a hot 34.7°C (94.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Sonpa, is 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a blazing hot 48.7°C (119.7°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, wind, metabolic differences), and activity. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Sonpa, the average relative humidity in August is 69%.

Rainfall

In Sonpa, during 20.1 rainfall days, 121mm (4.76") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sonpa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 88 days and collects up to 513mm (20.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Sonpa, the average sunshine is 9.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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 Sonpa?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Sonpa, India, is 34.7°C (94.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is calculated to 48.7°C (119.7°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Sonpa?

In August, the average relative humidity in Sonpa, India, is 69%.

How much does it rain in Sonpa in August?

In Sonpa, in August, during 20.1 rainfall days, 121mm (4.76") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Sonpa?

In August, the average sunshine is 9.4h.

How high is the UV index in August in Sonpa?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Sonpa, India, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (42.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (31.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°C).

Average pressure in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average pressure in August: 999.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (997.1mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average wind speed in August: 10.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (12.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (6.6km/h).

Average humidity in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average humidity in August: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (23%).

Average rainfall in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 121mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (167mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0.5 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Sonpa, 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: 9.4h

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

Average sunshine days in August - Sonpa, India
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (30.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (9.2 days).

Average UV index in August - Sonpa, 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 - Sonpa, India
  • Average cloud cover in August: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 5).

Average visibility in August - Sonpa, 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).