Le François
Martinique
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Le François, Martinique

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Le François, Martinique, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 21 days. Throughout August, 229mm (9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Le François, there are 221 rainfall days, and 1960mm (77.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Le François, the average water temperature is 28.9°C (84°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 Le François, the average length of the day is 12.6h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Le François are January through August, November and December, 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 Le François. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Le François?

May through October, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months in Le François, Martinique.

What is the temperature in August in Le François?

In Le François, in August, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Le François?

In Le François, Martinique, in August, it is raining for 21 days, with typically 229mm (9") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Le François?

In August, the average sea temperature in Le François is 28.9°C (84°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 Le François?

The average length of the day in August is 12.6h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Le François?

Months with the most sunshine are January through August, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Le François have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Le François is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Le François?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Le François?

In Le François, Martinique, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Le François, Martinique
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May, June, July, August, September and October (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May, June, July, August and September (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21°C).

Average rainfall in August - Le François, Martinique
  • Average rainfall in August: 229mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (270mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (62mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Le François, 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 (12 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Le François, Martinique
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.9°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Le François, 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, June, July, August, November and December (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are September and October (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in August - Le François, 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).