Cape Point
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Cape Point, The Gambia

The last month of the summer, Agosto, is another tropical month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with average temperature fluctuating between 30°C (86°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

Agosto is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

Agosto is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 17 days and accumulates 375mm (14.76") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater in Cape Point are Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).
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 Cape Point is 12.6h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Cape Point is Agosto, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Cape Point?

Agosto is the coldest month in Cape Point, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the temperature in Agosto in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, in Agosto, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Cape Point in Agosto?

In Agosto, in Cape Point, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout Agosto, 375mm (14.76") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Cape Point?

The month with the most rainfall in Cape Point is Agosto when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 375mm (14.76") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Cape Point?

Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Cape Point, The Gambia.

What is the sea water temperature in Agosto in Cape Point?

In Agosto, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Cape Point have in Agosto?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, the average length of the day in Agosto is 12.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cape Point?

Agosto has the least sunshine of the year in Cape Point, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in Agosto in Cape Point?

In Agosto, the average sunshine is 6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Cape Point?

Months with the highest UV index are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in Agosto in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, the average daily maximum UV index in Agosto is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in August - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in August: 375mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in August - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).