Vatican City
Vatican City
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Vatican City, Vatican City

The famous artistic St. Peter
The famous artistic St. Peter's Square in the Vatican, with the rest of the Vatican City in Rome, Italy
The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Vatican City, Vatican City, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 21.6°C (70.9°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.6°C (70.9°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 34.1°C (93.4°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

The least humid month is August, with an average relative humidity of 57%.

Rainfall

August is the month with the least rainfall in Vatican City. Rain falls for 5.1 days and accumulates 12mm (0.47") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, March through December are months without snowfall in Vatican City.

Daylight

In Vatican City, Vatican City, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 11.9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

In Vatican City, Vatican City, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 warmest month in Vatican City?

With an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.6°C (70.9°F), August is the warmest month in Vatican City.

What is the temperature in August in Vatican City?

In August, in Vatican City, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.6°C (70.9°F). In August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 34.1°C (93.4°F).

What is the least humid month in Vatican City?

August is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 57%.

What is the average humidity in August in Vatican City?

The average relative humidity in August in Vatican City is 57%.

How much does it rain in Vatican City in August?

In Vatican City, Vatican City, in August, during 5.1 rainfall days, 12mm (0.47") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Vatican City?

August is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 5.1 days and accumulates 12mm (0.47") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Vatican City?

January, March through December are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Vatican City have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Vatican City, Vatican City, is 13.8h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Vatican City?

Months with the most sunshine in Vatican City, Vatican City, are June through August, with an average of 11.9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Vatican City have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Vatican City is 11.9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Vatican City?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Vatican City is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.2°C).

Average humidity in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average humidity in August: 57%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and November (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (57%).

Average rainfall in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average rainfall in August: 12mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (113mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (12mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average rainfall days in August: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (14.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (5.1 days).

Average snowfall in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.9h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average UV index in August - Vatican City, Vatican City
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).