Nkhata Bay
Malawi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Nkhata Bay, Malawi

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Nkhata Bay, Malawi, with temperature in the range of an average high of 26.6°C (79.9°F) and an average low of 15.6°C (60.1°F).

Temperature

In Nkhata Bay, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 26.6°C (79.9°F). In Nkhata Bay, in August, the average low-temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Nkhata Bay is 72%.

Rainfall

In August, in Nkhata Bay, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout August, 5.2mm (0.2") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 123 rainfall days, and 1657mm (65.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Nkhata Bay, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Nkhata Bay is 9.3h.

UV index

In Nkhata Bay, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn 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. 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 Nkhata Bay?

In Nkhata Bay, in August, the average high-temperature is 26.6°C (79.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.6°C (60.1°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Nkhata Bay?

The average relative humidity in August is 72%.

How much does it rain in Nkhata Bay in August?

In Nkhata Bay, during August, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.2mm (0.2") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Nkhata Bay have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Nkhata Bay, Malawi, is 11.7h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Nkhata Bay?

In Nkhata Bay, Malawi, the average sunshine in August is 9.3h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Nkhata Bay?

In Nkhata Bay, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Nkhata Bay, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in August: 26.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (30.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (25.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (21.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (15.2°C).

Average humidity in August - Nkhata Bay, Malawi
  • Average humidity in August: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in August - Nkhata Bay, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in August: 5.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (358mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (3.2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Nkhata Bay, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (1 days).

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.8h).
Months with shortest days are June and July (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.3h

The month with most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average UV index in August - Nkhata Bay, Malawi
  • Average UV index in August: 10

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).