Blantyre
Malawi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Blantyre, Malawi

August, the last month of the winter, in Blantyre, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 14.5°C (58.1°F) and max 26.1°C (79°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 26.1°C (79°F). The average low-temperature, is 14.5°C (58.1°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 50%, August is the least humid month in Blantyre.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is August when the rain falls for 1 days and typically collects 1.2mm (0") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 8.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Blantyre?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Blantyre, Malawi, is 26.1°C (79°F), while the average low-temperature is 14.5°C (58.1°F).

What is the least humid month in Blantyre?

The least humid month in Blantyre is August, with an average relative humidity of 50%.

What is the average humidity in August in Blantyre?

In August, the average relative humidity in Blantyre is 50%.

How many days does it rain in August in Blantyre?

In Blantyre, during August, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.2mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Blantyre?

August is the month with the least rainfall in Blantyre. Rain falls for 1 days and accumulates 1.2mm (0") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Blantyre have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Blantyre have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Blantyre is 8.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Blantyre?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Blantyre, Malawi, is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Blantyre, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in August: 26.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 14.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (20.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (13.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Blantyre, Malawi
  • Average humidity in August: 50%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

Average rainfall in August - Blantyre, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (198mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (1.2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Blantyre, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Blantyre, Malawi
  • 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: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.4).

Average UV index in August - Blantyre, Malawi
  • Average UV index in August: 9

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