Tunis
Tunisia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Tunis, Tunisia

St. Vincent de Paul Cathedral in Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia, lit under the night sky
St. Vincent de Paul Cathedral in Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia, lit under the night sky
August, the last month of the summer, in Tunis, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 34.4°C (93.9°F) and min 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Temperature

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 34.4°C (93.9°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 1 days. Throughout August, 7.1mm (0.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Tunis, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65 days and collects up to 465.5mm (18.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Tunis, Tunisia, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°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.

Daylight

In Tunis, Tunisia, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Tunis, the average sunshine is 10.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Tunis is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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 are the warmest months in Tunis?

Warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 34.4°C (93.9°F).

What is the temperature in August in Tunis?

In August, in Tunis, Tunisia, the average high-temperature is 34.4°C (93.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Tunis?

In Tunis, during August, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 7.1mm (0.3") of precipitation.

What month is the sea warmest in Tunis?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Tunis, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F). 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.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Tunis?

In Tunis, the average seawater temperature in August is 26°C (78.8°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.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Tunis, Tunisia, is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tunis have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Tunis is 10.6h.

How high is the UV index in August in Tunis?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Tunis is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.4°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (34.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (8.3°C).

Average rainfall in August - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average rainfall in August: 7.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (66.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (3.1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (15°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in August - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average UV index in August: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).