Palikir
Micronesia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Palikir, Micronesia

August, the last month of the summer, in Palikir, is another tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

March through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Palikir, in August, during 23 rainfall days, 422mm (16.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Palikir, there are 267 rainfall days, and 4798mm (188.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Palikir. January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Palikir. 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.

Daylight

In Palikir, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Palikir are March, April, August and September, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Palikir, Micronesia. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Palikir?

March through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, in August, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, in August, it is raining for 23 days, with typically 422mm (16.6") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Palikir?

Months with the warmest seawater are January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°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.

What months are the sea coldest in Palikir?

January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Palikir, Micronesia. 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.

How warm is the water in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, Micronesia, the average seawater temperature in August is 29°C (84.2°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.

How many hours of daylight does Palikir have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Palikir?

March, April, August and September, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Palikir have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Palikir is 6h.

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

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, Micronesia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April, May and December (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July, August, September, October and November (23°C).

Average rainfall in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall in August: 422mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (493mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (264mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 23 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, July, August, October, November and December (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (20 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (29°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, August and September (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).