Antananarivo
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Antananarivo, Madagascar

An old building in the royal palace complex of Antananarivo, in the Republic of Madagascar
An old building in the royal palace complex of Antananarivo, in the Republic of Madagascar
The last month of the winter, August, is also an agreeable month in Antananarivo, Madagascar, with average temperature ranging between min 9.6°C (49.3°F) and max 21°C (69.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still agreeable 21°C (69.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Antananarivo, is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 74.5%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 1 days. Throughout August, 10.4mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated. In Antananarivo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 90 days and collects up to 1456.3mm (57.3") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Antananarivo is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Antananarivo is 7.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Antananarivo?

In Antananarivo, Madagascar, in August, the average high-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Antananarivo?

In August, the average relative humidity in Antananarivo is 74.5%.

How much does it rain in Antananarivo in August?

In Antananarivo, Madagascar, in August, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 10.4mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Antananarivo, the average length of the day in August is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Antananarivo?

In Antananarivo, the average sunshine in August is 7.6h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Antananarivo?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Antananarivo is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in August: 21°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (26.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 9.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.5°C).

Average humidity in August - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average humidity in August: 74.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

Average rainfall in August - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in August: 10.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (309.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (7.7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August and September (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in August: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.6h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
Months with least sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 6.4).

Average UV index in August - Antananarivo, 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).