August weather forecast
Katsina, Nigeria

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Katsina, Nigeria, with an average temperature fluctuating between 32°C (89.6°F) and 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Temperature

In Katsina, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). In Katsina, the average low-temperature is 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is computed to be a sweltering 38.3°C (100.9°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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, clothing, 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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

August is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 17.8 days and typically aggregates up to 119mm (4.69") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Katsina, the average length of the day in August is 12h and 32min.
On the first day of August in Katsina, sunrise is at 06:15 and sunset at 18:56. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:18 and sunset at 18:41 WAT.

Sunshine

August has the least sunshine of the year in Katsina, with an average of 8.4h of sunshine.

UV index

In Katsina, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Katsina?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 24.1°C (75.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is computed to be 38.3°C (100.9°F).

What is the most humid month in Katsina?

The most humid month in Katsina is August, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

What is the average humidity in August in Katsina?

In Katsina, the average relative humidity in August is 64%.

What is the rainiest month in Katsina?

The month with the most rainfall in Katsina, Nigeria, is August, when the rain falls for 17.8 days and typically aggregates up to 119mm (4.69") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in August in Katsina?

In Katsina, Nigeria, in August, during 17.8 rainfall days, 119mm (4.69") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In Katsina, Nigeria, the average day length in August is 12h and 32min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Katsina?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:15 and sunset at 18:56. On the last day of the month, in Katsina, sunrise is at 06:18 and sunset at 18:41 WAT.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Katsina?

August has the least sunshine of the year in Katsina, Nigeria, with an average of 8.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Katsina?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Katsina is 8.4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Katsina?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Katsina is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average temperature in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in August: 32°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (40.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (31.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (28.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average pressure in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average pressure in August: 1011.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1007.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average wind speed in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (15.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (10.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average humidity in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in August: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (64%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are February and March (13%).

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Average rainfall in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average rainfall in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in August: 119mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (119mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February, March, November and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.8 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 32min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 53min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 23min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8.4h

The months with the most sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 8.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average sunshine days in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.9 days

The months with the most sunshine days are January and December (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average UV index in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June and September (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average cloud cover in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average cloud cover in August: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).
The months with the least cloud cover are January, November and December (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in August
Katsina, Nigeria

Average visibility in August - Katsina, Nigeria
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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

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