August weather forecast and climate
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Beruwala, Sri Lanka, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25.5°C (77.9°F) and an average high of 28.6°C (83.5°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.5°C (77.9°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be a tropical 34.2°C (93.6°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. 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 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

Months with the highest humidity in Beruwala are June through August, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

Rainfall

In Beruwala, in August, it is raining for 29.5 days, with typically 282mm (11.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 273.8 rainfall days, and 2059mm (81.06") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Beruwala, in August, the average water temperature is 27.4°C (81.3°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In Beruwala, the average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Beruwala are May, June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Beruwala?

The coldest month in Beruwala is August, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.5°C (77.9°F).

What is the temperature in August in Beruwala?

In Beruwala, Sri Lanka, in August, the average high-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is calculated to be 34.2°C (93.6°F).

What are the most humid months in Beruwala?

Months with the highest humidity in Beruwala, Sri Lanka, are June through August, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

What is the average humidity in August in Beruwala?

In August, the average relative humidity is 83%.

How much does it rain in Beruwala in August?

In August, in Beruwala, the rain falls for 29.5 days. Throughout August, 282mm (11.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Beruwala?

In Beruwala, the average seawater temperature in August is 27.4°C (81.3°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Beruwala have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Beruwala, Sri Lanka, is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Beruwala have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Beruwala, Sri Lanka, is 7.2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Beruwala?

Months with the lowest UV index in Beruwala are May, June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Beruwala?

In Beruwala, Sri Lanka, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average temperature in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.6°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (28.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.4°C).

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Average pressure in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average pressure in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average pressure in August: 1009.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is May (1008.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average wind speed in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average wind speed in August: 15.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (15.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (7.9km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average humidity in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average humidity in August: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June, July and August (83%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (75%).

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Average rainfall in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average rainfall in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in August: 282mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (350mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (25mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average rainfall days in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in August: 29.5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (29.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average sea temperature in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in August: 27.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is July (27.3°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.2h

The month with the most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average sunshine days in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average sunshine days in August: 0.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are June and July (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average UV index in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, July, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and August (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average cloud cover in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average cloud cover in August: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 55).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in August
Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Average visibility in August - Beruwala, Sri Lanka
  • Average visibility in August: 9km

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

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