August weather forecast
Hargeisa, Somalia

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is a tropical month in Hargeisa, Somalia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 20.3°C (68.5°F) and an average high of 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In Hargeisa, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a tropical 30.1°C (86.2°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a tropical 31°C (87.8°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like metabolic differences, wind, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In Hargeisa, Somalia, the average relative humidity in August is 48%.

Rainfall

In August, in Hargeisa, Somalia, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout August, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is accumulated. In Hargeisa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 116.6 days and collects up to 405mm (15.94") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12h and 26min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 05:53 and sunset at 18:26. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 18:13 EAT.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year in Hargeisa, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

UV index

April through June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Hargeisa. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Hargeisa?

In August, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in August is estimated at 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Hargeisa?

In Hargeisa, the average relative humidity in August is 48%.

How many days does it rain in August in Hargeisa?

In August, in Hargeisa, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout August, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Hargeisa have in August?

The average day length in August in Hargeisa is 12h and 26min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Hargeisa?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:53 and sunset at 18:26. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 18:13 EAT.

What month has the most sunshine in Hargeisa?

The month with the most sunshine is August, with an average of 12.2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Hargeisa have in August?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Hargeisa, Somalia, is 12.2h.

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

The months with the highest UV index are April through June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Hargeisa?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Hargeisa, Somalia, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average temperature in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (24.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.5°C).

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Average pressure in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average pressure in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.9mbar

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and December (1015.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1009.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average wind speed in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average wind speed in August: 33.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (36.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (11.9km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average humidity in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average humidity in August: 48%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (46%).

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Average rainfall in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average rainfall in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average rainfall in August: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (91mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average rainfall days in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.4 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 26min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 40min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average sunshine days in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (29.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average UV index in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The months with the highest UV index are April, May, June and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average cloud cover in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 25

The months with the most cloud cover are April and August (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in August
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average visibility in August - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

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

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