Masafi
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Masafi, United Arab Emirates

The last month of the summer, August, is another torrid month in Masafi, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature ranging between max 36°C (96.8°F) and min 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In Masafi, United Arab Emirates, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still sweltering 36°C (96.8°F). In Masafi, United Arab Emirates, in August, the average low-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a blazing hot 48.1°C (118.6°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 60%, August is the most humid month.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall are January through May, August, October through December. August is the first month it rains in Masafi. Throughout August, in the average 0.8 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. In Masafi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 26.7 days and collects up to 90mm (3.54") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h.

Sunshine

August has the most sunshine of the year in Masafi, with an average of 12.4h of sunshine.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Masafi is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 in August 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. 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 Masafi?

In August, in Masafi, the average high-temperature is 36°C (96.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 48.1°C (118.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Masafi?

The most humid month in Masafi is August, with an average relative humidity of 60%.

What is the average humidity in August in Masafi?

The average relative humidity in August is 60%.

When does it start raining in Masafi?

August is the first month it rains in Masafi. Throughout August, in the average 0.8 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Masafi have in August?

In Masafi, the average length of the day in August is 13h.

What month has the most sunshine in Masafi?

The month with the most sunshine in Masafi, United Arab Emirates, is August, with an average of 12.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Masafi have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 12.4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Masafi?

In Masafi, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Masafi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in August: 36°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (37.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 30.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (30.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.9°C).

Average humidity in August - Masafi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in August: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (60%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (42%).

Average rainfall in August - Masafi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in August: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (27mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Masafi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (5.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0.3 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Masafi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in August: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12.4h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.4h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.5).

Average UV index in August - Masafi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in August: 8

The month with the highest UV index is May (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 6).