August weather forecast and climate
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Diriamba, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.6°C (87.1°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 30.6°C (87.1°F). In August, in Diriamba, the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is computed to be a sweltering 39.2°C (102.6°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Diriamba, Nicaragua, is 79%.

Rainfall

In Diriamba, it is raining for 23.7 days, with typically 172mm (6.77") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 193.6 rainfall days, and 1354mm (53.31") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

In Diriamba, Nicaragua, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Diriamba, Nicaragua, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Diriamba. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Diriamba?

In August, in Diriamba, Nicaragua, the average high-temperature is 30.6°C (87.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is computed to be 39.2°C (102.6°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Diriamba?

The average relative humidity in August is 79%.

How much does it rain in Diriamba in August?

In August, the rain falls for 23.7 days. Throughout August, 172mm (6.77") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In Diriamba, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Diriamba?

The average sunshine in August in Diriamba is 10h.

When is the highest UV index in Diriamba?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Diriamba?

Months with the lowest UV index in Diriamba, Nicaragua, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Diriamba?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average temperature in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (28.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (22.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average pressure in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average pressure in August: 1011mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average wind speed in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (19.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.4km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average humidity in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average humidity in August: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (60%).

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Average rainfall in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average rainfall in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall in August: 172mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (362mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and March (2mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average rainfall days in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall days in August: 23.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (28.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 7.5).

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Average sunshine days in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average sunshine days in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average sunshine days in August: 5.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (27.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (1.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average UV index in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average cloud cover in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average cloud cover in August: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in August
Diriamba, Nicaragua

Average visibility in August - Diriamba, Nicaragua
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

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

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