Varanasi
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Varanasi, India

August, the same as July, in Varanasi, India, is another tropical rainy (monsoon) season month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25.4°C (77.7°F) and an average high of 32.9°C (91.2°F).

Temperature

In Varanasi, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 32.9°C (91.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Varanasi, is 25.4°C (77.7°F).

Rainfall

In Varanasi, India, during August, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 288.4mm (11.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 51.4 rainfall days, and 1058.2mm (41.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Varanasi, India, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in August in Varanasi?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Varanasi, is 32.9°C (91.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.4°C (77.7°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Varanasi?

In Varanasi, during August, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 288.4mm (11.4") of precipitation.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Varanasi have in August?

In Varanasi, the average sunshine in August is 5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Varanasi?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Varanasi.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Varanasi?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Varanasi, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 32.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (40.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (27.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.2°C).

Average rainfall in August - Varanasi, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 288.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (309.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (4.8mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Varanasi, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0.5 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in August - Varanasi, India
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).