August weather forecast and climate
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Weather in August

August, the last month of the winter, in Port Mathurin, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23.1°C (73.6°F) and an average low of 22.1°C (71.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 23.1°C (73.6°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 22.1°C (71.8°F).

Humidity

August is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In August, in Port Mathurin, the rain falls for 19.8 days. Throughout August, 21mm (0.83") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Port Mathurin, Mauritius, there are 214.5 rainfall days, and 564mm (22.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 23.3°C (73.9°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Port Mathurin.
Note: 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 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Daylight

In Port Mathurin, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Port Mathurin is 6.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are May through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 least humid month in Port Mathurin?

August is the least humid month in Port Mathurin, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

What is the average humidity in August in Port Mathurin?

In Port Mathurin, Mauritius, the average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How much does it rain in Port Mathurin in August?

In Port Mathurin, in August, it is raining for 19.8 days, with typically 21mm (0.83") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Port Mathurin?

Months with the coldest seawater are August and September, with an average sea temperature of 23.3°C (73.9°F).

What is the sea temperature in August in Port Mathurin?

In Port Mathurin, Mauritius, the average seawater temperature in August is 23.3°C (73.9°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Port Mathurin have in August?

In Port Mathurin, Mauritius, the average length of the day in August is 11.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Port Mathurin have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Port Mathurin is 6.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Port Mathurin?

Months with the lowest UV index are May through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Port Mathurin?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Port Mathurin, Mauritius, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average temperature in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in August: 23.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is September (23°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (22.1°C).

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Average pressure in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average pressure in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average pressure in August: 1020.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1020.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average wind speed in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average wind speed in August: 33.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (33.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (24km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average humidity in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average rainfall in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in August: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (140mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.6 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in August: 23.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (28.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (23.3°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in August: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average sunshine days in August: 5.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (9.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.4 days).

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Average UV index in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average UV index in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in August: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in August
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average visibility in August - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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