Granada
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Granada, Spain

The majestic fortress hosting the Alhambra complex in Granada, Spain, surrounded by trees and with a distant view of the vast mountain ranges
The majestic fortress hosting the Alhambra complex in Granada, Spain, surrounded by trees and with a distant view of the vast mountain ranges
August, the last month of the summer, in Granada, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 33.5°C (92.3°F) and min 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Temperature

In Granada, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still tropical 33.5°C (92.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Granada, is 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Rainfall

In Granada, during August, the rain falls for 0.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3mm (0.1") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Granada, there are 51.8 rainfall days, and 353mm (13.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Granada, Spain, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Granada, Spain, is 10.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in August in Granada?

In August, the average high-temperature is 33.5°C (92.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.6°C (63.7°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Granada?

In August, in Granada, the rain falls for 0.6 days. Throughout August, 3mm (0.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In Granada, Spain, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Granada?

The average sunshine in August in Granada, Spain, is 10.6h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Granada?

In Granada, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Granada, Spain
  • Average high temperature in August: 33.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (34.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 17.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.2°C).

Average rainfall in August - Granada, Spain
  • Average rainfall in August: 3mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are November and December (50mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Granada, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (7.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.3 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Granada, Spain
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average UV index in August - Granada, Spain
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).