continues to sizzle in Milan
with temperatures that hang around 28.5°C, only slightly lower than in July
. Despite being one of the hottest months, there is no significant decline in the vibrant mood of this Italian city. The energy carries on with extended daylight hours and warm nights. As the city celebrates summer's finale, it presents a festive ambiance that attracts locals and travelers alike.
Milan sees the arrival of August with an average high-temperature of a still moderately hot 28.5°C, indicating a subtle variation from July. An average low-temperature of 17.6°C is expected in Milan during August.
August's mean heat index is appraised at a hot 32°C. Long-standing exposure coupled with ongoing activity could result in exhaustion, possibly causing heat cramps.
It is crucial to understand that heat index figures are for shade and gentle wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunshine, the heat index could climb by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.Note
: The heat index, also known as 'feels like' or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Factors such as metabolic variations, being pregnant, and physical activity can impact an individual's weather perception. Direct sun rays have a notable impact on perceived temperature, which can raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are extremely vital to babies and toddlers. Younglings frequently fail to recognize the requirement to rest and rehydrate. Thirst emerges late in dehydration - it is imperative to keep hydration levels high, particularly during extended physical exertions.
The average relative humidity in August in Milan, Italy
, is 72%.
In Milan, during August, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 89mm of precipitation. In Milan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 83 days and collects up to 920mm of precipitation.
In August, the average length of the day is 14h and 4min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 20:52. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 06:43 and sunset at 20:04 CEST.
The average sunshine in August is 8.1h.
In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Milan is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.Note
: The daily high UV index of 7 during August translates into the following recommendations:
Stand by precautions and apply sun safety measures. Evading sunburn is of great importance. Avoid exposure to the Sun and try to stay in the shade between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., when UV radiation is most potent, but be aware that parasols or canopies may not offer full protection. Shield yourself from the harmful effects of UV radiation with sun-protective attire, a hat, and quality sunglasses.