August weather forecast
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Clear blue waters on a rocky, sandy beach in Bel Ombre, Mauritius
Clear blue waters on a rocky, sandy beach in Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is also an agreeable month in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, with an average temperature varying between 15°C (59°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Bel Ombre, in August, during 18 rainfall days, 98mm (3.86") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, during the entire year, the rain falls for 209 days and collects up to 1814mm (71.42") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The months with the coldest seawater in Bel Ombre are August and September, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 11h and 26min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:40 and sunset at 17:52. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 06:19 and sunset at 18:01 +04.

Sunshine

April through September, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Bel Ombre.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Bel Ombre is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Bel Ombre?

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).

What is the temperature in August in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, in August, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, in August, during 18 rainfall days, 98mm (3.86") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Bel Ombre?

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Bel Ombre, Mauritius.

What is the sea temperature in August in Bel Ombre?

In August, the average sea temperature in Bel Ombre is 23°C (73.4°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the average length of the day in August in Bel Ombre?

The average day length in August in Bel Ombre is 11h and 26min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Bel Ombre?

On the first day of August in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, sunrise is at 06:40 and sunset at 17:52. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:19 and sunset at 18:01 +04.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Bel Ombre?

The months with the least sunshine in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, are April through September, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Bel Ombre?

The average sunshine duration in August is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average UV index

Average temperature in August
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average temperature in August - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in August: 22°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (28°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and March (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average rainfall in August - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in August: 98mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (274mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (67mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in August - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (21 days).
The months with the least rainy days are October and November (14 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in August - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in August: 23°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (23°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in August: 11h and 26min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 21min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

The months with the most sunshine are January, February, March, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7h).
The months with the least sunshine are April, May, June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index in August
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Average UV index in August - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in August: 8

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).

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