August weather forecast and climate
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is another cool month in Mokhotlong, Lesotho, with average temperature varying between 12.8°C (55°F) and 1.2°C (34.2°F).

Temperature

In Mokhotlong, Lesotho, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still cool 12.8°C (55°F). In August, in Mokhotlong, the average low-temperature is 1.2°C (34.2°F).

Humidity

In Mokhotlong, the average relative humidity is 44%.

Rainfall

In Mokhotlong, in August, during 1.8 rainfall days, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Mokhotlong, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145.7 days and collects up to 641mm (25.24") of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months with snowfall in Mokhotlong, Lesotho. In Mokhotlong, during August, snow falls for 1.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 34mm (1.34") of snow. In Mokhotlong, during the entire year, snow falls for 11.5 days, and aggregates up to 205mm (8.07") of snow.

Daylight

In Mokhotlong, the average length of the day in August is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In Mokhotlong, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

UV index

January through March, August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in August in Mokhotlong?

In Mokhotlong, the average relative humidity in August is 44%.

How much does it rain in Mokhotlong in August?

In August, the rain falls for 1.8 days. Throughout August, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in August in Mokhotlong?

In Mokhotlong, in August, during 1.5 snowfall days, 34mm (1.34") of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Mokhotlong is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Mokhotlong?

The average sunshine in August in Mokhotlong, Lesotho, is 7.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Mokhotlong?

Months with the highest UV index in Mokhotlong, Lesotho, are January through March, August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

How high is the UV index in August in Mokhotlong?

In Mokhotlong, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average temperature in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average high temperature in August: 12.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (19.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (10.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 1.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (9.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-1.4°C).

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Average pressure in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average pressure in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average pressure in August: 1021.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1024.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1014.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average wind speed in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average wind speed in August: 9.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (10.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (6.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average humidity in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average humidity in August: 44%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (42%).

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Average rainfall in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average rainfall in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average rainfall in August: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (131mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average rainfall days in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (24.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (1.1 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average snowfall in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average snowfall in August: 34mm

The month with the highest snowfall is April (45mm).
Months with the least snowfall are January, February, March and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average snowfall days in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average snowfall days in August: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is June (2.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are January, February and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average daylight in August: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average sunshine days in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average sunshine days in August: 27.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (28.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (3.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average UV index in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average UV index in August: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, August, October, November and December (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are May and July (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average cloud cover in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average cloud cover in August: 8

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in August
Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Average visibility in August - Mokhotlong, Lesotho
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, November and December (9km).

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