August weather forecast
Ndola, Zambia

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Ndola, Zambia, with an average temperature fluctuating between 13.1°C (55.6°F) and 28.8°C (83.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature marginally rises from 25.3°C (77.5°F) in July to a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Ndola, is 13.1°C (55.6°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at 28.4°C (83.1°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 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 average relative humidity in August is 40%.

Rainfall

In Ndola, rain does not fall in June through September.

Daylight

In Ndola, the average length of the day in August is 11h and 41min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:58. On the last day of August, in Ndola, sunrise is at 06:10 and sunset at 18:01 CAT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 8.6h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Ndola?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Ndola, Zambia, is 28.8°C (83.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 13.1°C (55.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in August is appraised at 28.4°C (83.1°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Ndola?

In August, the average relative humidity is 40%.

What is the driest month in Ndola?

In Ndola, Zambia, rain does not fall in June through September.

What is the average length of the day in August in Ndola?

In August, the average day length is 11h and 41min.

When are sunrise and sunset in August in Ndola?

On the first day of August in Ndola, Zambia, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:58. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:10 and sunset at 18:01 CAT.

How many hours of sunshine does Ndola have in August?

The average sunshine duration in August in Ndola is 8.6h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Ndola?

In Ndola, Zambia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average temperature in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 13.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (18.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10°C).

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Average pressure in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average pressure in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average pressure in August: 1017mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1019.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average wind speed in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average wind speed in August: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (12.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (6.3km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average humidity in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average humidity in August: 40%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (31%).

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Average rainfall in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average rainfall in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (183mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average rainfall days in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (27.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average daylight in August: 11h and 41min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 53min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 22min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average sunshine days in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average sunshine days in August: 30.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (2.6 days).

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Average UV index in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average UV index in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average UV index in August: 6

The months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, March, April, May, June and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average cloud cover in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average cloud cover in August: 6

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in August
Ndola, Zambia

Average visibility in August - Ndola, Zambia
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (6km).

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