August weather forecast and climate
Vandalur, India

August, the same as July, in Vandalur, India, is another tropical rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature varying between 33.5°C (92.3°F) and 27.5°C (81.5°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 33.5°C (92.3°F). In Vandalur, India, the average low-temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at an extremely hot 42.9°C (109.2°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 Vandalur, the average relative humidity is 65%.

Rainfall

In August, in Vandalur, the rain falls for 24.3 days. Throughout August, 105mm (4.13") of precipitation is accumulated. In Vandalur, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.2 days and collects up to 825mm (32.48") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Vandalur is 12.5h.

Sunshine

In Vandalur, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Vandalur, India, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Vandalur?

In Vandalur, India, in August, the average high-temperature is 33.5°C (92.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 42.9°C (109.2°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Vandalur?

In August, the average relative humidity is 65%.

How much does it rain in Vandalur in August?

In Vandalur, India, in August, it is raining for 24.3 days, with typically 105mm (4.13") of accumulated precipitation.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Vandalur?

In August, the average sunshine in Vandalur is 10.4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Vandalur?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 33.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (36.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (27.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°C).

Average pressure in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average pressure in August: 1005.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1004.2mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average wind speed in August: 14.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (17.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (11.6km/h).

Average humidity in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average humidity in August: 65%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (58%).

Average rainfall in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 105mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (191mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (6mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (25 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.4 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

Average sunshine days in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average sunshine days in August: 5.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (25.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (3.5 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 6).

Average cloud cover in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average cloud cover in August: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are March and April (Cloud cover 13).

Average visibility in August - Vandalur, India
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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