Basse Pointe
Martinique
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Basse Pointe, Martinique

August, the last month of the summer, in Basse Pointe, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are May through October, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

In Basse Pointe, in August, it is raining for 21 days, with typically 302mm (11.9") of accumulated precipitation. In Basse Pointe, during the entire year, the rain falls for 221 days and collects up to 2795mm (110") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°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.

Daylight

In Basse Pointe, the average length of the day is 12.6h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Basse Pointe are January through May and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Basse Pointe. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Basse Pointe?

Warmest months in Basse Pointe, Martinique, are May through October, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

What is the temperature in August in Basse Pointe?

In August, in Basse Pointe, Martinique, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Basse Pointe in August?

In Basse Pointe, in August, it is raining for 21 days, with typically 302mm (11.9") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Basse Pointe?

In August, the average sea temperature in Basse Pointe is 28°C (82.4°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 average length of the day in August in Basse Pointe?

In August, the average length of the day in Basse Pointe is 12.6h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Basse Pointe?

January through May and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Basse Pointe, Martinique.

How many hours of sunshine does Basse Pointe have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Basse Pointe?

Months with the highest UV index in Basse Pointe are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Basse Pointe?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May, June, July, August, September and October (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March and December (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July and August (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (20°C).

Average rainfall in August - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average rainfall in August: 302mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (357mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (112mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (27 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (13 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average daylight in August: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, April, May and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in August - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).