August weather forecast and climate
Bairiki, Kiribati

The National Parliament buildings of Bairiki, Kiribati
The National Parliament buildings of Bairiki, Kiribati
August, the last month of the summer, in Bairiki, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 27.3°C (81.1°F) and max 28.7°C (83.7°F).

Temperature

In Bairiki, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 28.7°C (83.7°F). The average low-temperature, is 27.3°C (81.1°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a hot 32.8°C (91°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', 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 (pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. 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 particularly important for children. 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.

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity in Bairiki, Kiribati, are August through November, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In Bairiki, during 15.2 rainfall days, 66mm (2.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bairiki, during the entire year, the rain falls for 192.9 days and collects up to 1106mm (43.54") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

June and August, with an average sea temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Bairiki, Kiribati.
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

May through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Bairiki, Kiribati.

Sunshine

In Bairiki, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Bairiki, Kiribati, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in August in Bairiki?

In Bairiki, Kiribati, in August, the average high-temperature is 28.7°C (83.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 32.8°C (91°F).

What are the least humid months in Bairiki?

August through November, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months in Bairiki.

What is the average humidity in August in Bairiki?

In August, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Bairiki?

In Bairiki, Kiribati, in August, it is raining for 15.2 days, with typically 66mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Bairiki?

June and August, with an average sea temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Bairiki.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Bairiki?

In August, the average sea temperature in Bairiki is 29.4°C (84.9°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

When are the longest days in Bairiki?

Months with the longest days in Bairiki, Kiribati, are May through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Bairiki have in August?

In Bairiki, the average length of the day in August is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bairiki have in August?

In Bairiki, the average sunshine in August is 8.4h.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Bairiki, Kiribati.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Bairiki?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Bairiki, Kiribati.

How high is the UV index in August in Bairiki?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Bairiki, Kiribati, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (28.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (27.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (27°C).

Average pressure in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1009.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1007.5mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average wind speed in August: 16.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (22.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (15.5km/h).

Average humidity in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March and April (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August, September, October and November (74%).

Average rainfall in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average rainfall in August: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (181mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (54mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29.4°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and August (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is December (28.7°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average daylight in August: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 8.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 7.4).

Average sunshine days in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average sunshine days in August: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (8.2 days).

Average UV index in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

Average cloud cover in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • Average cloud cover in August: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 36).

Average visibility in August - Bairiki, Kiribati
  • 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).