August weather forecast
Kuramathi, Maldives

A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives
A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Kuramathi, is another tropical month, with an average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Kuramathi, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 186mm (7.32") of accumulated precipitation. In Kuramathi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 1933mm (76.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: 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 in August is 12h and 15min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 06:05 and sunset at 18:23. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 18:14 +05.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 7h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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 the 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.
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FAQ

What are the coldest months in Kuramathi?

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

What is the temperature in August in Kuramathi?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Kuramathi?

In Kuramathi, Maldives, during August, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 186mm (7.32") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Kuramathi?

In Kuramathi, the average seawater temperature in August 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 day length in August in Kuramathi is 12h and 15min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Kuramathi?

On the first day of August in Kuramathi, sunrise is at 06:05 and sunset at 18:23. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 18:14 +05.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuramathi have in August?

In Kuramathi, the average sunshine duration in August is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kuramathi?

The months with the highest UV index in Kuramathi, Maldives, are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Kuramathi?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kuramathi is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Kuramathi, Maldives

Average temperature in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March, April and May (31°C).
The 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

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

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Average rainfall in August
Kuramathi, Maldives

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 least rainfall) is February (66mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Kuramathi, Maldives

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

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

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Average sea temperature in August
Kuramathi, Maldives

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

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

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Kuramathi, Maldives

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 15min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 53min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

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

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Average UV index in August
Kuramathi, Maldives

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

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

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