Pangkor Island
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Pangkor Island, Malaysia

Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, with average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature remains equal as in July - a still hot 30°C (86°F). In August, in Pangkor Island, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Pangkor Island, in August, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 145mm (5.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Pangkor Island, there are 195 rainfall days, and 2235mm (88") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

April through August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater. The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are August through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in August in Pangkor Island?

In August, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, during August, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 145mm (5.7") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Pangkor Island?

April through August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Pangkor Island, Malaysia. The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

What is the sea temperature in August in Pangkor Island?

In August, the average sea temperature is 30°C (86°F). For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

What is the average length of the day in August in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, the average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Pangkor Island?

August through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Pangkor Island have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Pangkor Island is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island?

Months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Pangkor Island?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, October, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in August: 145mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (287mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (113mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (11 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 30°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July and August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and December (UV index 11).