Kuramathi
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kuramathi, Maldives

A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives, and a small island
A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives, and a small island
August, the last month of the summer, in Kuramathi, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

January, June through December, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Kuramathi, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 186mm (7.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kuramathi, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1933mm (76.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kuramathi, the average seawater temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 7h.

UV index

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kuramathi. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in August interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the coldest months in Kuramathi?

January, June through December, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are the coldest months in Kuramathi.

What is the temperature in August in Kuramathi?

In Kuramathi, in August, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How much does it rain in Kuramathi in August?

In August, in Kuramathi, Maldives, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout August, 186mm (7.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Kuramathi?

In August, the average sea temperature in Kuramathi is 29°C (84.2°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Kuramathi have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Kuramathi?

The average sunshine in August in Kuramathi is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kuramathi?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Kuramathi?

In Kuramathi, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March, April and May (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (25°C).

Average rainfall in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in August: 186mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (226mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (66mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August, September and October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, October and December (28°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • 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: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average UV index in August: 12

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