Magoodhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Magoodhoo, Maldives

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Magoodhoo, 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 Magoodhoo, Maldives, in August, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 183mm (7.2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Magoodhoo, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Magoodhoo, the average seawater temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: 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 Magoodhoo, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Magoodhoo, Maldives, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Magoodhoo are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Magoodhoo?

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

What is the temperature in August in Magoodhoo?

In Magoodhoo, Maldives, 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 Magoodhoo in August?

In Magoodhoo, in August, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 183mm (7.2") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in August in Magoodhoo?

In Magoodhoo, in August, the average water 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.

How many hours of daylight does Magoodhoo have in August?

In Magoodhoo, the average length of the day in August is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Magoodhoo?

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

When is the highest UV index in Magoodhoo?

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 intensity in August in Magoodhoo?

In Magoodhoo, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Magoodhoo, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32°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 - Magoodhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in August: 183mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (229mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Magoodhoo, 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 - Magoodhoo, 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 - Magoodhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in August: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
The month with shortest days is 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 - Magoodhoo, 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).