Paracas
Peru
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Paracas, Peru

The last month of the winter, August, is another pleasant month in Paracas, Peru, with average temperature ranging between max 20°C (68°F) and min 13°C (55.4°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 20°C (68°F).

Rainfall

The wettest months are February, May through September and November, with an average 1mm (0") of rainfall.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature is 15.8°C (60.4°F). For most, swimming in 15.8°C (60.4°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 11.7h.

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Paracas, Peru, is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 10 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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.

What are the coldest months in Paracas?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 20°C (68°F), are the coldest months in Paracas.

What is the temperature in August in Paracas?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Paracas, is 20°C (68°F), while the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

How much does it rain in Paracas in August?

In Paracas, Peru, in August, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 1mm (0") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Paracas?

Months with the most rainfall in Paracas are February, May through September and November, with an average 1mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Paracas?

In Paracas, the average seawater temperature in August is 15.8°C (60.4°F). For most, swimming in 15.8°C (60.4°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).

How many hours of daylight does Paracas have in August?

In Paracas, Peru, the average length of the day in August is 11.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Paracas?

June through August, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Paracas.

How long on average sun shines in August in Paracas?

The average sunshine in August in Paracas is 3h.

How high is the UV index in August in Paracas?

In Paracas, Peru, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Paracas, Peru
  • Average high temperature in August: 20°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (27°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 13°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February and March (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July, August and September (13°C).

Average rainfall in August - Paracas, Peru
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February, May, June, July, August, September and November (1mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, March, April, October and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Paracas, Peru
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Paracas, Peru
  • Average sea temperature in August: 15.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (15.4°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Paracas, Peru
  • Average daylight in August: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 3h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in August - Paracas, Peru
  • Average UV index in August: 10

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).