August weather forecast and climate
Umm Bab, Qatar

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Umm Bab, is also a scorching month, with average temperature varying between 32.6°C (90.7°F) and 41.3°C (106.3°F).

Temperature

In Umm Bab, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - an extremely hot 41.3°C (106.3°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 32.6°C (90.7°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to a blazing hot 55.3°C (131.5°F). These weather conditions are considered as extremely dangerous, as heatstroke is imminent.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, clothing). 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Umm Bab, the average relative humidity is 45%.

Rainfall

In Umm Bab rain does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Umm Bab, the average length of the day in August is 13h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Umm Bab is 11.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 9, are months with the highest UV index in Umm Bab. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Umm Bab?

In August, in Umm Bab, the average high-temperature is 41.3°C (106.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 32.6°C (90.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is evaluated at 55.3°C (131.5°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Umm Bab?

The average relative humidity in August is 45%.

What is the driest month in Umm Bab?

In Umm Bab rain does not fall in June through September.

How many hours of daylight does Umm Bab have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Umm Bab is 13h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Umm Bab?

The average sunshine in August in Umm Bab is 11.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Umm Bab?

Months with the highest UV index in Umm Bab are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

How high is the UV index in August in Umm Bab?

In Umm Bab, Qatar, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average temperature in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average high temperature in August: 41.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (41.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 32.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (32.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average pressure in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average pressure in August: 999mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (997mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average wind speed in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average wind speed in August: 14.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (20.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (13.8km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average humidity in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average humidity in August: 45%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (59%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

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Average rainfall in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average rainfall in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (13mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average rainfall days in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (6.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June, July and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average daylight in August: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average sunshine days in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average sunshine days in August: 30.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (21.5 days).

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Average UV index in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average UV index in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average cloud cover in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average cloud cover in August: 3

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 15).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 0).

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Average visibility in August
Umm Bab, Qatar

Average visibility in August - Umm Bab, Qatar
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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

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