Ambodifotatra
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Ambodifotatra, Madagascar

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, with average temperature varying between 25°C (77°F) and 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F).

Rainfall

In Ambodifotatra, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 169mm (6.7") of accumulated precipitation. In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 223 days and collects up to 2764mm (108.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ambodifotatra, the average seawater temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.6°C (76.3°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 11.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 7h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Ambodifotatra?

The coldest months in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F).

What is the temperature in August in Ambodifotatra?

In August, in Ambodifotatra, the average high-temperature is 25°C (77°F), and the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

How much does it rain in Ambodifotatra in August?

In Ambodifotatra, in August, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 169mm (6.7") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in August in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, the average seawater temperature in August is 24.6°C (76.3°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.6°C (76.3°F) water.

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

The average length of the day in August in Ambodifotatra is 11.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ambodifotatra have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in August: 25°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 17°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March and December (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (17°C).

Average rainfall in August - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in August: 169mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (396mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (96mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October and November (16 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average sea temperature in August: 24.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (24.5°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in August: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with most sunshine are October and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are March, June and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).