Essaouira
Morocco
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Essaouira, Morocco

The last month of the summer, August, is also an agreeable month in Essaouira, Morocco, with temperature in the range of an average high of 21.6°C (70.9°F) and an average low of 17.4°C (63.3°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still pleasant 21.6°C (70.9°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 17.4°C (63.3°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are July and August, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

Rainfall

In Essaouira, in August, during 0.3 rainfall days, 1mm (0") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 59.2 rainfall days, and 340.6mm (13.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature in Essaouira is 21.3°C (70.3°F). For most, swimming in 21.3°C (70.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Essaouira is 9.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 10 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun 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. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in August in Essaouira?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Essaouira, is 21.6°C (70.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.4°C (63.3°F).

What are the most humid months in Essaouira?

July and August, with an average relative humidity of 86%, are most humid months in Essaouira, Morocco.

What is the average humidity in August in Essaouira?

In August, the average relative humidity in Essaouira is 86%.

How many days does it rain in August in Essaouira?

In August, the rain falls for 0.3 days. Throughout August, 1mm (0") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in August in Essaouira?

In Essaouira, the average seawater temperature in August is 21.3°C (70.3°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 21.3°C (70.3°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

In August, the average length of the day in Essaouira is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Essaouira?

The average sunshine in August in Essaouira, Morocco, is 9.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Essaouira?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Essaouira is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average high temperature in August: 21.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (22.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 17.4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are August and September (17.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.2°C).

Average humidity in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average humidity in August: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and November (80%).

Average rainfall in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (72.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (8.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average sea temperature in August: 21.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (21.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17.2°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average UV index in August - Essaouira, Morocco
  • Average UV index in August: 10

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).