August weather forecast
Zarzis, Tunisia

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Zarzis, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 34°C (93.2°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall, makes August the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

January through June, August through December are months with rainfall in Zarzis. August is the first month it rains. Throughout August, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 35 rainfall days, and 211mm (8.31") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The months with the warmest seawater are August and September, with an average sea temperature of 27°C (80.6°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

In August, the average length of the day in Zarzis is 13h and 22min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 05:28 and sunset at 19:15. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:49 and sunset at 18:42 CET.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Zarzis is 11h.

UV index

In Zarzis, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Zarzis?

August is the warmest month in Zarzis, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

When does it start to rain in Zarzis?

August is the first month it rains in Zarzis, Tunisia. Throughout August, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

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

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 27°C (80.6°F), are months with the warmest seawater.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Zarzis?

In August, the average sea temperature in Zarzis, Tunisia, is 27°C (80.6°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 Zarzis?

In August, the average day length in Zarzis is 13h and 22min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Zarzis?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:28 and sunset at 19:15. On the last day of the month, in Zarzis, Tunisia, sunrise is at 05:49 and sunset at 18:42 CET.

How long on average sun shines in August in Zarzis?

In August, the average sunshine duration is 11h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Zarzis?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in August
Zarzis, Tunisia

Average temperature in August - Zarzis, Tunisia
  • Average high temperature in August: 34°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (23°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Zarzis, Tunisia

Average rainfall in August - Zarzis, Tunisia
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (46mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Zarzis, Tunisia

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

The months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Zarzis, Tunisia

Average sea temperature in August - Zarzis, Tunisia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 27°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Zarzis, Tunisia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Zarzis, Tunisia
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 22min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average UV index in August
Zarzis, Tunisia

Average UV index in August - Zarzis, Tunisia
  • Average UV index in August: 10

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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