Lilongwe
Malawi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Lilongwe, Malawi

Clear skies above a minaret mosque tower in Lilongwe, Malawi
Clear skies above a minaret mosque tower in Lilongwe, Malawi
The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Lilongwe, Malawi, with average temperature ranging between min 7°C (44.6°F) and max 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still moderately hot 25°C (77°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

Rainfall

August is the only month when rain does not fall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

In Lilongwe, the average sunshine in August is 9h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 10 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Lilongwe?

In Lilongwe, Malawi, in August, the average high-temperature is 25°C (77°F), and the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

Does it rain in Lilongwe in August?

In August, in Lilongwe, Malawi, it doesn't rain. July is the latest month when it rains.

What is the driest month in Lilongwe?

August is the only month when rain does not fall.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Lilongwe is 11.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lilongwe have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Lilongwe, Malawi, is 9h.

How high is the UV index in August in Lilongwe?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in August: 25°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October and November (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (23°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and December (17°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6°C).

Average rainfall in August - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (223mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average daylight in August: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Average UV index in August: 10

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 8).