August weather forecast and climate
Meedhoo, Maldives

August, the last month of the winter, in Meedhoo, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24°C (75.2°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Meedhoo, Maldives, during August, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 192mm (7.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 166 rainfall days, and 2368mm (93.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Meedhoo, in August, the average water temperature is 29.2°C (84.6°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

Months with the shortest days are February through November, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Meedhoo, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Meedhoo?

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

What is the temperature in August in Meedhoo?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Meedhoo?

In Meedhoo, during August, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 192mm (7.6") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Meedhoo?

In August, the average sea temperature in Meedhoo, Maldives, is 29.2°C (84.6°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.

What is the month with the shortest days in Meedhoo?

February through November, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Meedhoo.

How many hours of daylight does Meedhoo have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Meedhoo is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Meedhoo have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 7h.

When is the highest UV index in Meedhoo?

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

What is the UV index reading in August in Meedhoo?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Meedhoo is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Meedhoo, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

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

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May and June (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, July, August, September, October, November and December (24°C).

Average rainfall in August - Meedhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in August: 192mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (276mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (140mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (10 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Meedhoo, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.7°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Meedhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in August: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.2h).
Months with shortest days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (Average daylight: 12.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6h).

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

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

deutscheenglishespañolрусский中文