Port Elizabeth
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

August, the last month of the summer, in Port Elizabeth, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature remains the same as in July - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). In August, in Port Elizabeth, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Port Elizabeth, during August, the rain falls for 20 days and regularly aggregates up to 282mm (11.1") of precipitation. In Port Elizabeth, during the entire year, the rain falls for 200 days and collects up to 2447mm (96.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Port Elizabeth, in August, the average water temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Port Elizabeth, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Port Elizabeth are January through May, July, August, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in August in Port Elizabeth?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Port Elizabeth, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Port Elizabeth in August?

In Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, in August, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 282mm (11.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in August in Port Elizabeth?

In Port Elizabeth, in August, the average water temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Port Elizabeth have in August?

In Port Elizabeth, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Port Elizabeth?

January through May, July, August, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Port Elizabeth.

How long on average sun shines in August in Port Elizabeth?

In August, the average sunshine in Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Port Elizabeth?

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

What is the UV index reading in August in Port Elizabeth?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May, June, July, August, September and October (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March and December (21°C).

Average rainfall in August - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average rainfall in August: 282mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (309mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (97mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and September (21 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (10 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (27.2°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

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

Average UV index in August - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).