Serrekunda
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Serrekunda, The Gambia

The last month of the summer, Agosto, is another hot month in Serrekunda, The Gambia, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

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

Sea temperature

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

In Agosto, the average length of the day is 12.6h.

Sunshine

With an average of 6h of sunshine, Agosto has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Serrekunda?

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

What is the temperature in Agosto in Serrekunda?

The average high-temperature, in Agosto, in Serrekunda, The Gambia, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in Agosto in Serrekunda?

In Serrekunda, The Gambia, in Agosto, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 375mm (14.76") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Serrekunda?

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

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Serrekunda?

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

What is the sea water temperature in Agosto in Serrekunda?

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 Serrekunda have in Agosto?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Serrekunda?

Agosto has the least sunshine of the year in Serrekunda, The Gambia, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in Agosto in Serrekunda?

In Serrekunda, The Gambia, the average sunshine in Agosto is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Serrekunda?

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

How high is the UV index in Agosto in Serrekunda?

The average daily maximum UV index in Agosto is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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).