August weather forecast and climate
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in La Retraite, Saint Lucia, with average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are May through October, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 20 days. Throughout August, 216mm (8.5") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in La Retraite, there are 209 rainfall days, and 2035mm (80.12") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In La Retraite, in August, 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 in La Retraite is 12.6h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January through September, November and 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 of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in La Retraite?

May through October, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in August in La Retraite?

In August, in La Retraite, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in La Retraite?

In La Retraite, in August, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 216mm (8.5") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in August in La Retraite?

In August, the average sea temperature in La Retraite, Saint Lucia, 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.

What is the average length of the day in August in La Retraite?

The average length of the day in August is 12.6h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in La Retraite?

January through September, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in La Retraite, Saint Lucia.

How long on average sun shines in August in La Retraite?

In August, the average sunshine in La Retraite is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in La Retraite?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in La Retraite?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Average temperature in August - La Retraite, Saint Lucia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May, June, July, August, September and October (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (22°C).

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Average rainfall in August
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Average rainfall in August - La Retraite, Saint Lucia
  • Average rainfall in August: 216mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (269mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (76mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Average rainfall days in August - La Retraite, Saint Lucia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (25 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (11 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Average sea temperature in August - La Retraite, Saint Lucia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - La Retraite, Saint Lucia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.6h

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

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

Months with the most sunshine are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average UV index in August
La Retraite, Saint Lucia

Average UV index in August - La Retraite, Saint Lucia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

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

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