Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis

The lovely waterfront of Nevis in Saint Kitts and Nevis, with a distant view of mountains covered by low hanging clouds
The lovely waterfront of Nevis in Saint Kitts and Nevis, with a distant view of mountains covered by low hanging clouds
The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, with average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are June through October, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

In Nevis, during 19 rainfall days, 118mm (4.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 199 rainfall days, and 1061mm (41.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Nevis, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, are January through March, May through December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in August interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the warmest months in Nevis?

June through October, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis.

What is the temperature in August in Nevis?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Nevis?

In Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, during August, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 118mm (4.6") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in August in Nevis?

In August, the average sea temperature in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, is 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Nevis have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Nevis is 12.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Nevis?

Months with the least sunshine are January through March, May through December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Nevis?

In August, the average sunshine in Nevis is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Nevis?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Nevis?

In Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June, July, August, September and October (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July, August, September and October (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (22°C).

Average rainfall in August - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average rainfall in August: 118mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (139mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (36mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October, November and December (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and June (13 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average daylight in August: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in August - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average UV index in August: 12

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