Atar
Mauritania
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Atar, Mauritania

August, the last month of the summer, in Atar, is also a scorching month, with average temperature varying between 29°C (84.2°F) and 44°C (111.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 44°C (111.2°F).

Rainfall

Months with the most rainfall in Atar are August and September, with an average 11mm (0.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Atar, Mauritania, is 12.8h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Atar, Mauritania, is 9.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Atar are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. 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.

What are the warmest months in Atar?

Warmest months in Atar are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 44°C (111.2°F).

What is the temperature in August in Atar?

In August, in Atar, Mauritania, the average high-temperature is 44°C (111.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Atar?

In Atar, Mauritania, in August, it is raining for 2.3 days, with typically 11mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Atar?

The wettest months in Atar are August and September, with an average 11mm (0.4") of rainfall.

How many hours of daylight does Atar have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Atar, Mauritania, is 12.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Atar have in August?

In Atar, the average sunshine in August is 9.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Atar?

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in Atar?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Atar is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Atar, Mauritania
  • Average high temperature in August: 44°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (44°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 29°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°C).

Average rainfall in August - Atar, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall in August: 11mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and September (11mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are April and November (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Atar, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (2.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March and April (0.1 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Atar, Mauritania
  • Average daylight in August: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 8.5h).

Average UV index in August - Atar, Mauritania
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 6).