August weather forecast
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, with an average temperature ranging between min 20.5°C (68.9°F) and max 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 26°C (78.8°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity in Kieta are June through August, with an average relative humidity of 92%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 30.8 days and accumulates 511mm (20.12") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater in Kieta.
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Kieta, the average length of the day in August is 11h and 55min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:48 and sunset at 17:39. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 05:38 and sunset at 17:37 +10.

Sunshine

In Kieta, the average sunshine in August is 4.5h.

UV index

March through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Kieta. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Kieta?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 26°C (78.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is evaluated at 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the most humid month in Kieta?

June through August, with an average relative humidity of 92%, are most humid months in Kieta, Papua New Guinea.

What is the average humidity in August in Kieta?

The average relative humidity in August in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 92%.

What is the wettest month in Kieta?

The month with the most rainfall in Kieta is August, when the rain falls for 30.8 days and typically aggregates up to 511mm (20.12") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Kieta in August?

In Kieta, during August, the rain falls for 30.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 511mm (20.12") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Kieta?

August is the month with the coldest seawater in Kieta, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

How warm is the water in August in Kieta?

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

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

In August, the average day length is 11h and 55min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Kieta?

On the first day of August in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, sunrise is at 05:48 and sunset at 17:39. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:38 and sunset at 17:37 +10.

How many hours of sunshine does Kieta have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 4.5h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Kieta are March through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Kieta?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average temperature in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average high temperature in August: 26°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are November and December (27.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (25.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (21.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (20.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average pressure in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1009.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1007.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average wind speed in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average wind speed in August: 5.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (6.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (4.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average humidity in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average humidity in August: 92%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June, July and August (92%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (88%).

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Average rainfall in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average rainfall in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average rainfall in August: 511mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (511mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (281mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average rainfall days in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average rainfall days in August: 30.8 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (30.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (26.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average sea temperature in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is December (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (29°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average daylight in August: 11h and 55min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 4h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 4h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average sunshine days in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average sunshine days in August: 0 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0 days).

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Average UV index in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average UV index in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are March, April, May, June, July and August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average cloud cover in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average cloud cover in August: 73

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 66).

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Average visibility in August
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average visibility in August - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average visibility in August: 6km

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

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