Maspalomas
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Maspalomas, Spain

August, the last month of the summer, in Maspalomas, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 25.3°C (77.5°F) and 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Maspalomas is 76%.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout August, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Maspalomas, Spain, there are 45.2 rainfall days, and 74mm (2.91") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature in Maspalomas is 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Maspalomas is 13.1h.

Sunshine

July and August, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

June through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 6 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. 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 sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Maspalomas?

August is the warmest month in Maspalomas, Spain, with an average high-temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.8°C (71.2°F).

What is the temperature in August in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, in August, the average high-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Maspalomas?

The average relative humidity in August in Maspalomas, Spain, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Maspalomas in August?

In Maspalomas, during August, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 8mm (0.31") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in August in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, in August, the average water temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

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

The average length of the day in August is 13.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Maspalomas?

Months with the most sunshine in Maspalomas are July and August, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Maspalomas have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Maspalomas is 9.9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Maspalomas are June through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in August in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in August: 25.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (16.6°C).

Average humidity in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (68%).

Average rainfall in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in August: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (15mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in August: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (6.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (1.1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in August: 22°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (23°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average daylight in August: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9h).

Average UV index in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May and December (UV index 5).