Kampala
Uganda
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kampala, Uganda

Tall buildings in the vast city of Kampala, Uganda, with a leafy appearance under the clear blue skies
Tall buildings in the vast city of Kampala, Uganda, with a leafy appearance under the clear blue skies
August, the last month of the summer, in Kampala, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 25.7°C (78.3°F) and min 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 25.7°C (78.3°F). In August, in Kampala, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In Kampala, in August, it is raining for 21.9 days, with typically 34mm (1.34") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 231.2 rainfall days, and 477mm (18.78") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Kampala. Months with the shortest days in Kampala, Uganda, are January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Kampala, Uganda, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

UV index

January through May, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Kampala. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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.

What is the temperature in August in Kampala?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Kampala, is 25.7°C (78.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Kampala?

In August, the average relative humidity in Kampala is 77%.

How much does it rain in Kampala in August?

In Kampala, Uganda, in August, during 21.9 rainfall days, 34mm (1.34") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When are the longest days in Kampala?

Months with the longest days in Kampala, Uganda, are January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kampala?

Months with the shortest days are January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Kampala have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Kampala is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kampala?

The average sunshine in August is 9.2h.

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

January through May, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Kampala.

How high is the UV index in August in Kampala?

In Kampala, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average high temperature in August: 25.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (24.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 17°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (16.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average humidity in August: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average rainfall in August: 34mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (70mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21.9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and October (23.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (10.8 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average daylight in August: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).
Months with shortest days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.2h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
Months with least sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 8.4).

Average UV index in August - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, November and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July, September and October (UV index 5).