August weather forecast
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Beautiful calm waters overlooking the lovely white sandy beach near Cockburn Town, in the Turks and Caicos Islands
Beautiful calm waters overlooking the lovely white sandy beach near Cockburn Town, in the Turks and Caicos Islands

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, with an average temperature ranging between min 27.7°C (81.9°F) and max 28.8°C (83.8°F).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is calculated to be a hot 34°C (93.2°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

In Cockburn Town, in August, it is raining for 19.8 days, with typically 71mm (2.8") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 215.3 rainfall days, and 681mm (26.81") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

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

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Cockburn Town is 12h and 51min.
On the first day of August in Cockburn Town, sunrise is at 06:17 and sunset at 19:23. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:27 and sunset at 19:01 EDT.

Sunshine

The months with the most sunshine in Cockburn Town are August and September, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, April through November, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Cockburn Town. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye 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. 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. 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 Cockburn Town?

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F).

What is the temperature in August in Cockburn Town?

In August, in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, the average high-temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.7°C (81.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is calculated to be 34°C (93.2°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Cockburn Town?

The average relative humidity in August in Cockburn Town is 79%.

How much does it rain in Cockburn Town in August?

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, during August, the rain falls for 19.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 71mm (2.8") of precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Cockburn Town?

August through October, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands.

What is the water temperature in August in Cockburn Town?

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, the average seawater temperature in August is 29°C (84.2°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 average length of the day in August in Cockburn Town?

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, the average day length in August is 12h and 51min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Cockburn Town?

On the first day of August in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, sunrise is at 06:17 and sunset at 19:23. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:27 and sunset at 19:01 EDT.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Cockburn Town?

The months with the most sunshine in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, are August and September, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cockburn Town have in August?

In Cockburn Town, the average sunshine duration in August is 9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Cockburn Town?

The months with the highest UV index in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, are January, February, April through November, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Cockburn Town?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Cockburn Town is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average temperature in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (25.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 27.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (27.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (23.8°C).

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Average pressure in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average pressure in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average pressure in August: 1015.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1012.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average wind speed in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average wind speed in August: 27.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (28.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (21.6km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average humidity in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average humidity in August: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are March and November (75%).

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Average rainfall in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average rainfall in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average rainfall in August: 71mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (112mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and March (27mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average rainfall days in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average rainfall days in August: 19.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (13.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average sea temperature in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (26°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 51min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 51min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h and 0min

The months with the most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 9h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and November (Average sunshine: 8h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average sunshine days in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average sunshine days in August: 6.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (11.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (4.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average UV index in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are March and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average cloud cover in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average cloud cover in August: 37

The months with the most cloud cover are November and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in August
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Average visibility in August - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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