August weather forecast
Queenstown, South Africa

Weather in August

August, the last month of the winter in Queenstown, is also an enjoyable month, with an average temperature varying between 19.8°C (67.6°F) and 7.8°C (46°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still comfortable 19.8°C (67.6°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 7.8°C (46°F).

Humidity

In Queenstown, the average relative humidity in August is 56%.

Rainfall

In Queenstown, during August, the rain falls for 8.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 14mm (0.55") of precipitation. In Queenstown, during the entire year, the rain falls for 168.8 days and collects up to 529mm (20.83") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Queenstown, South Africa, snow does not fall in January through June, August through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 10h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:00 and sunset at 17:36. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 06:30 and sunset at 17:55 SAST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August in Queenstown is 6.6h.

UV index

January through March, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Queenstown, South Africa. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Queenstown?

In August, the average high-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 7.8°C (46°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Queenstown?

In Queenstown, the average relative humidity in August is 56%.

How much does it rain in Queenstown in August?

In Queenstown, in August, during 8.9 rainfall days, 14mm (0.55") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Queenstown?

January through June, August through December are months without snowfall in Queenstown, South Africa.

Does it snow in Queenstown in August?

In August, in Queenstown, it doesn't snow. July is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the average length of the day in August in Queenstown?

The average day length in August in Queenstown, South Africa, is 10h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Queenstown?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:00 and sunset at 17:36. On the last day of the month, in Queenstown, sunrise is at 06:30 and sunset at 17:55 SAST.

How many hours of sunshine does Queenstown have in August?

In August, the average sunshine duration in Queenstown, South Africa, is 6.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Queenstown?

The months with the highest UV index in Queenstown, South Africa, are January through March, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in August in Queenstown?

In Queenstown, South Africa, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average temperature in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average high temperature in August: 19.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (18°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 7.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (14.7°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average pressure in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average pressure in August: 1020.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average wind speed in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average wind speed in August: 12.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (14km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.2km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average humidity in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average humidity in August: 56%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (55%).

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Average rainfall in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average rainfall in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average rainfall in August: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (82mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (12mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average rainfall days in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average snowfall in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (1mm).
The months with the least snowfall are January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average snowfall days in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0.2 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are July and August (0.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average daylight in August: 10h and 59min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 7h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 6h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average sunshine days in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average sunshine days in August: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (22.1 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are January, February and December (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average UV index in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average UV index in August: 5

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, August, November and December (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are April, May, June, July, September and October (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average cloud cover in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average cloud cover in August: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 20).

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Average visibility in August
Queenstown, South Africa

Average visibility in August - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

The month with the highest visibility is June (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, November and December (7km).

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