Maalhos
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Maalhos, Maldives

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Maalhos, Maldives, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25°C (77°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Maalhos, Maldives, during 15 rainfall days, 186mm (7.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Maalhos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 1933mm (76.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Maalhos, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Maalhos is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Maalhos?

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

What is the temperature in August in Maalhos?

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

How many days does it rain in August in Maalhos?

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

What is the water temperature in August in Maalhos?

In Maalhos, Maldives, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Maalhos, Maldives, is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Maalhos?

In Maalhos, Maldives, the average sunshine in August is 7h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Maalhos?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Maalhos is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Maalhos, 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 - Maalhos, 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 - Maalhos, 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 - Maalhos, 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 - Maalhos, Maldives
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • 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 - Maalhos, 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).