August weather forecast and climate
Mahé, Seychelles

A view from mount Copolia, of the scenic islands of Victoria and Eden, in Mahé, Seychelles, surrounded by clear water
A view from mount Copolia, of the scenic islands of Victoria and Eden, in Mahé, Seychelles, surrounded by clear water
The last month of the winter, August, is another warm month in Mahé, Seychelles, with average temperature ranging between min 25.7°C (78.3°F) and max 26.4°C (79.5°F).

Temperature

August is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 26.4°C (79.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F).

Humidity

July through September, with an average relative humidity of 80%, are most humid months in Mahé.

Rainfall

August is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 17.8 days and accumulates 50mm (1.97") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 26.2°C (79.2°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

The average length of the day in Mahé is 12h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Mahé. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Mahé?

With an average high-temperature of 26.4°C (79.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F), August is the coldest month in Mahé.

What is the temperature in August in Mahé?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Mahé, is 26.4°C (79.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.7°C (78.3°F).

What are the most humid months in Mahé?

Months with the highest humidity are July through September, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

What is the average humidity in August in Mahé?

In August, the average relative humidity in Mahé, Seychelles, is 80%.

How many days does it rain in August in Mahé?

In August, the rain falls for 17.8 days. Throughout August, 50mm (1.97") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Mahé?

August is the month with the least rainfall in Mahé. Rain falls for 17.8 days and accumulates 50mm (1.97") of precipitation.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Mahé?

August is the month with the coldest seawater in Mahé, Seychelles, with an average sea temperature of 26.2°C (79.2°F).

What is the water temperature in August in Mahé?

In Mahé, Seychelles, in August, the average water temperature is 26.2°C (79.2°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 Mahé have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Mahé is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mahé have in August?

In Mahé, Seychelles, the average sunshine in August is 7.4h.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Mahé?

Months with the lowest UV index in Mahé are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Mahé?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Mahé, Seychelles, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average high temperature in August: 26.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (26.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (28.1°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (25.7°C).

Average pressure in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average pressure in August: 1012.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1012.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1010.4mbar).

Average wind speed in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average wind speed in August: 28.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (28.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (12.8km/h).

Average humidity in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average humidity in August: 80%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average rainfall in August: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (220mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (50mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (23.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (17.3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.2°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average daylight in August: 12h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with the shortest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average sunshine days in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average sunshine days in August: 5.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (10.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (3 days).

Average UV index in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average UV index in August: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

Average cloud cover in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average cloud cover in August: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 41).

Average visibility in August - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).