August weather forecast and climate
Chisinau, Moldova

Aerial view of the Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautiful surrounded by trees, with a distant view of the city
Aerial view of the Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautiful surrounded by trees, with a distant view of the city
August, the last month of the summer, in Chisinau, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 29.4°C (84.9°F) and 16.5°C (61.7°F).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 16.5°C (61.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at a tropical 30.2°C (86.4°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 50%, August is the least humid month.

Rainfall

August is the month with the least rainfall in Chisinau. Rain falls for 4.9 days and accumulates 10mm (0.39") of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Chisinau, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 11.6h of sunshine.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Chisinau. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Chisinau?

August is the warmest month in Chisinau, with an average high-temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 16.5°C (61.7°F).

What is the temperature in August in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, in August, the average high-temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.5°C (61.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is estimated at 30.2°C (86.4°F).

What is the least humid month in Chisinau?

The least humid month is August, with an average relative humidity of 50%.

What is the average humidity in August in Chisinau?

In August, the average relative humidity is 50%.

How much does it rain in Chisinau in August?

In Chisinau, Moldova, in August, it is raining for 4.9 days, with typically 10mm (0.39") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Chisinau?

The month with the least rainfall is August when the rain falls for 4.9 days and typically collects 10mm (0.39") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Chisinau?

May through October are months without snowfall in Chisinau, Moldova.

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

In August, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

What month has the most sunshine in Chisinau?

The month with the most sunshine in Chisinau, Moldova, is August, with an average of 11.6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, the average sunshine in August is 11.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Chisinau?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Chisinau?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average high temperature in August: 29.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 16.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average humidity in August: 50%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

Average rainfall in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall in August: 10mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (58mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (10mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall days in August: 4.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.9 days).

Average snowfall in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (91mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average daylight in August: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.6h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average UV index in August - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).