August weather forecast
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Woodlands New Town, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.4°C (88.5°F) and an average low of 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Temperature

In Woodlands New Town, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 31.4°C (88.5°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is computed to be an extremely hot 40°C (104°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 August, the average relative humidity in Woodlands New Town, Singapore, is 74%.

Rainfall

In Woodlands New Town, it is raining for 18.6 days, with typically 31mm (1.22") of accumulated precipitation. In Woodlands New Town, during the entire year, the rain falls for 231.9 days and collects up to 576mm (22.68") of precipitation.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 12h and 10min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:05 and sunset at 19:16. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 07:01 and sunset at 19:09 +08.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Woodlands New Town is 8.6h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Woodlands New Town are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. The months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Woodlands New Town?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Woodlands New Town, is 31.4°C (88.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is computed to be 40°C (104°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Woodlands New Town?

In August, the average relative humidity in Woodlands New Town is 74%.

How many days does it rain in August in Woodlands New Town?

In Woodlands New Town, in August, during 18.6 rainfall days, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Woodlands New Town have in August?

In August, the average day length in Woodlands New Town is 12h and 10min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Woodlands New Town?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:05 and sunset at 19:16. On the last day of the month, in Woodlands New Town, sunrise is at 07:01 and sunset at 19:09 +08.

How many hours of sunshine does Woodlands New Town have in August?

In Woodlands New Town, Singapore, the average sunshine duration in August is 8.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Woodlands New Town?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Woodlands New Town, Singapore.

When is the lowest UV index in Woodlands New Town?

The months with the lowest UV index in Woodlands New Town, Singapore, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in August in Woodlands New Town?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Woodlands New Town, Singapore, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average temperature in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.4°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and October (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (24.3°C).

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Average pressure in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average pressure in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1010.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is May (1008.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average wind speed in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average wind speed in August: 8.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (5.9km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average humidity in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average humidity in August: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (73%).

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Average rainfall in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average rainfall in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average rainfall in August: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (81mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (24mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average rainfall days in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (23.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (13.5 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 10min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 3min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 8h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average sunshine days in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average sunshine days in August: 8.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (11.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average UV index in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average UV index in August: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average cloud cover in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average cloud cover in August: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in August
Woodlands New Town, Singapore

Average visibility in August - Woodlands New Town, Singapore
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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

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