August weather forecast and climate
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Pessegueiro, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 29.2°C (84.6°F) and 14.4°C (57.9°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 29.2°C (84.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.4°C (57.9°F), August is the warmest month.

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 32.2°C (90°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the 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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.

Humidity

August and September, with an average relative humidity of 65%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Pessegueiro, Portugal, during August, the rain falls for 2.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 119.4 rainfall days, and 525mm (20.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Pessegueiro, the average length of the day in August is 13.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 11h.

UV index

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Pessegueiro. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 warmest month in Pessegueiro?

With an average high-temperature of 29.2°C (84.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.4°C (57.9°F), August is the warmest month in Pessegueiro.

What is the temperature in August in Pessegueiro?

In Pessegueiro, Portugal, in August, the average high-temperature is 29.2°C (84.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.4°C (57.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is calculated to 32.2°C (90°F).

What are the least humid months in Pessegueiro?

Months with the lowest humidity in Pessegueiro are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 65%.

What is the average humidity in August in Pessegueiro?

The average relative humidity in August is 65%.

How many days does it rain in August in Pessegueiro?

In August, the rain falls for 2.8 days. Throughout August, 6mm (0.24") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Pessegueiro have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pessegueiro have in August?

In Pessegueiro, the average sunshine in August is 11h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Pessegueiro?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Pessegueiro, Portugal.

What is the UV index reading in August in Pessegueiro?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Pessegueiro, Portugal, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average temperature in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average high temperature in August: 29.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 14.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.4°C).

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Average pressure in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average pressure in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average pressure in August: 1016.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1022.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1015.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average wind speed in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average wind speed in August: 8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (7.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average humidity in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average humidity in August: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (65%).

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Average rainfall in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average rainfall in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average rainfall in August: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (4mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average rainfall days in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (14.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.8 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average sunshine days in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average sunshine days in August: 27.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (27.5 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are April and November (14.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average UV index in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average cloud cover in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average cloud cover in August: 22

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 22).

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Average visibility in August
Pessegueiro, Portugal

Average visibility in August - Pessegueiro, Portugal
  • Average visibility in August: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are June, September, October and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, July, August and November (8km).

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