August weather forecast
Palikir, Micronesia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Palikir, Micronesia, with an average temperature varying between 29.1°C (84.4°F) and 27.8°C (82°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 29.1°C (84.4°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a hot 33.7°C (92.7°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

August through October, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months in Palikir, Micronesia.

Rainfall

In Palikir, in August, during 26.6 rainfall days, 177mm (6.97") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Palikir, during the entire year, the rain falls for 312.6 days and collects up to 2259mm (88.94") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The months with the warmest seawater are January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F). January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August in Palikir is 12h and 20min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 06:21 and sunset at 18:46. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:35 +11.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 8h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Palikir are January through October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Palikir?

In August, in Palikir, Micronesia, the average high-temperature is 29.1°C (84.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 33.7°C (92.7°F).

What is the least humid month in Palikir?

August through October, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in August in Palikir?

The average relative humidity in August is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, Micronesia, in August, it is raining for 26.6 days, with typically 177mm (6.97") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Palikir?

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

When is 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.

How warm is the water in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). 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.

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

In August, the average day length is 12h and 20min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Palikir?

On the first day of August, sunrise is at 06:21 and sunset at 18:46. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:35 +11.

How many hours of sunshine does Palikir have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August in Palikir, Micronesia, is 8h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Palikir are January through October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Palikir?

In Palikir, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average temperature in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average high temperature in August: 29.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (29.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.8°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are October, November and December (28.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (27.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average pressure in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1009.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1008mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average wind speed in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average wind speed in August: 13.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (27.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (13.1km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average humidity in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March, April and May (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August, September and October (74%).

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Average rainfall in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average rainfall in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall in August: 177mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (249mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (130mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average rainfall days in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 26.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (28 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (22.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Palikir, Micronesia

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

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

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 20min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 31min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 44min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h and 0min

The months with the most sunshine are September and October (Average sunshine: 8h and 6min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and March (Average sunshine: 7h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average sunshine days in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 3.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (4.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (1 days).

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Average UV index in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average UV index in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average cloud cover in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 45

The months with the most cloud cover are April and May (Cloud cover 50).
The months with the least cloud cover are September and October (Cloud cover 44).

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Average visibility in August
Palikir, Micronesia

Average visibility in August - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, September, October and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are May, July, August and November (9km).

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