August weather forecast and climate
Pussos, Portugal

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Pussos, is a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.3°C (59.5°F) and 31.3°C (88.3°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 31.3°C (88.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a very hot 35.5°C (95.9°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', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and metabolic differences 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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 least humid month in Pussos is August, with an average relative humidity of 60%.

Rainfall

In Pussos, Portugal, during August, the rain falls for 2.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3mm (0.12") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 94.4 rainfall days, and 343mm (13.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Pussos is 11.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pussos are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Pussos?

August is the warmest month in Pussos, with an average high-temperature of 31.3°C (88.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F).

What is the temperature in August in Pussos?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Pussos, Portugal, is 31.3°C (88.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 35.5°C (95.9°F).

What is the least humid month in Pussos?

The least humid month in Pussos, Portugal, is August, with an average relative humidity of 60%.

What is the average humidity in August in Pussos?

The average relative humidity in August is 60%.

How many days does it rain in August in Pussos?

In Pussos, Portugal, in August, it is raining for 2.3 days, with typically 3mm (0.12") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Pussos have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Pussos have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Pussos, Portugal, is 11.2h.

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

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Pussos?

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

Average temperature in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average temperature in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 15.3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (15.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.8°C).

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Average pressure in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average pressure in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average pressure in August: 1016.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1022.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1015.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average wind speed in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average wind speed in August: 11.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (12.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (9.7km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average humidity in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (60%).

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Average rainfall in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average rainfall in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average rainfall in August: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (54mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (2mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average rainfall days in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (14.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

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

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Pussos, 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: 11.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average sunshine days in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average sunshine days in August: 27.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (28.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (14.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Pussos, Portugal

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

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average cloud cover in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average cloud cover in August: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 45).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 16).

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Average visibility in August
Pussos, Portugal

Average visibility in August - Pussos, Portugal
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

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

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