San Salvador
The Bahamas
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
San Salvador, The Bahamas

August, the last month of the summer, in San Salvador, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31°C (87.8°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are July through September, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 19 days. Throughout August, 83mm (3.3") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 167 rainfall days, and 1019mm (40.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

July through September, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12.9h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are March through May, July and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in San Salvador?

Warmest months are July through September, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in August in San Salvador?

The average high-temperature, in August, in San Salvador, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in August in San Salvador?

In San Salvador, The Bahamas, during August, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 83mm (3.3") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in San Salvador?

July through September, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater in San Salvador.

What is the water temperature in August in San Salvador?

In San Salvador, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°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 San Salvador have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in San Salvador is 12.9h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in San Salvador?

Months with the most sunshine in San Salvador, The Bahamas, are March through May, July and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in San Salvador?

In San Salvador, The Bahamas, the average sunshine in August is 8h.

How high is the UV index in August in San Salvador?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - San Salvador, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (19°C).

Average rainfall in August - San Salvador, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in August: 83mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (218mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (34mm).

Average rainfall days in August - San Salvador, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August, September and October (19 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March and April (9 days).

Average sea temperature in August - San Salvador, The Bahamas
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (24°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - San Salvador, The Bahamas
  • Average daylight in August: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, May, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in August - San Salvador, The Bahamas
  • Average UV index in August: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).