Baghdad
Iraq
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Baghdad, Iraq

A partial view of Al-Mustansiriya University and Madrasah, in Baghdad, Iraq
A partial view of Al-Mustansiriya University and Madrasah, in Baghdad, Iraq
The last month of the summer, August, is another extremely hot month in Baghdad, Iraq, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 43°C (109.4°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - an extremely hot 43°C (109.4°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

Rainfall

In Baghdad rain does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 13h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 10 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in August in Baghdad?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Baghdad, Iraq, is 43°C (109.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

What is the driest month in Baghdad?

In Baghdad rain does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Baghdad have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Baghdad is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Baghdad?

In Baghdad, the average sunshine in August is 13h.

How high is the UV index in August in Baghdad?

In Baghdad, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average high temperature in August: 43°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (44°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4°C).

Average rainfall in August - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (33mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 13h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average UV index in August: 10

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).