August weather forecast and climate
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Mahibadhoo, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 28.5°C (83.3°F) and 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Temperature

In Mahibadhoo, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still warm 28.5°C (83.3°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 32.7°C (90.9°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 76%.

Rainfall

In August, in Mahibadhoo, the rain falls for 19.8 days. Throughout August, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mahibadhoo, there are 212.8 rainfall days, and 1178mm (46.38") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature in Mahibadhoo is 29.3°C (84.7°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Mahibadhoo. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Mahibadhoo?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 28.5°C (83.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 32.7°C (90.9°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Mahibadhoo?

In August, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How many days does it rain in August in Mahibadhoo?

In Mahibadhoo, Maldives, in August, during 19.8 rainfall days, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Mahibadhoo?

In August, the average sea temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°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 Mahibadhoo have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Mahibadhoo have in August?

In Mahibadhoo, the average sunshine in August is 8.3h.

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

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Mahibadhoo?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average temperature in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (28.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (26.9°C).

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Average pressure in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average pressure in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average pressure in August: 1010.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is May (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average wind speed in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average wind speed in August: 18.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (20.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (12.9km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average humidity in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average rainfall in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in August: 92mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (180mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (38mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average rainfall days in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (23.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (11.1 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average sea temperature in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.2°C).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in August: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average sunshine days in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (5.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average UV index in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average cloud cover in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average cloud cover in August: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 45).
Months with the least cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in August
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average visibility in August - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is November (9km).

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