Chinguetti
Mauritania
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Chinguetti, Mauritania

August, the last month of the summer, in Chinguetti, is also a scorching month, with average temperature varying between 41°C (105.8°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still scorching 41°C (105.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Chinguetti, is 28°C (82.4°F).

Rainfall

The wettest months are August and September, with an average 17mm (0.7") of rainfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Chinguetti is 12.8h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average 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. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Chinguetti?

In Chinguetti, Mauritania, in August, the average high-temperature is 41°C (105.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Chinguetti?

In Chinguetti, Mauritania, in August, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 17mm (0.7") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Chinguetti?

Months with the most rainfall in Chinguetti are August and September, with an average 17mm (0.7") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Chinguetti?

The average length of the day in August in Chinguetti is 12.8h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Chinguetti?

In Chinguetti, the average sunshine in August is 9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Chinguetti are April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in August in Chinguetti?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Chinguetti is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average high temperature in August: 41°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 28°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (28°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°C).

Average rainfall in August - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall in August: 17mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and September (17mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April, May, June, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Chinguetti, 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: 9h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 7).