August weather forecast and climate
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

August, the last month of the summer, in Wake Island, is another hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 88.2°F (31.2°C) and 77.4°F (25.2°C).

Temperature

The warmest months are July through September, with an average high-temperature of 88.2°F (31.2°C).

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 6.16" (156.5mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

August through October, with an average ocean temperature of 84.2°F (29°C), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) 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 Wake Island is 12.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Wake Island is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Wake Island?

Warmest months in Wake Island are July through September, with an average high-temperature of 88.2°F (31.2°C).

What is the temperature in August in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.2°F (31.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 77.4°F (25.2°C).

How many days does it rain in August in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, in August, during 21 rainfall days, 6.16" (156.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Wake Island?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Wake Island, Wake Island. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 6.16" (156.5mm) of precipitation.

What months are the ocean warmest in Wake Island?

Months with the warmest seawater in Wake Island are August through October, with an average ocean temperature of 84.2°F (29°C).

How warm is the water in August in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, the average seawater temperature in August is 84.2°F (29°C). Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Wake Island have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Wake Island?

In August, the average sunshine in Wake Island is 9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Wake Island?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Wake Island, Wake Island.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Wake Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.2°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (27.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (22.3°C).

Average rainfall in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall in August: 156.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (156.5mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (29.5mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (22 days).
Months with the least rainy days are April, May and June (17 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • 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).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average daylight in August: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

Months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with the least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 8).