Harare
Zimbabwe
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Harare, Zimbabwe

The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe, from bird
The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe, from bird's eye view
The last month of the winter, August, is a moderately hot month in Harare, Zimbabwe, with average temperature ranging between max 24.1°C (75.4°F) and min 8.5°C (47.3°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a warm 24.1°C (75.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 8.5°C (47.3°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Harare is 49%.

Rainfall

In Harare, during 1 rainfall days, 2.9mm (0.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Harare, during the entire year, the rain falls for 82 days and collects up to 840.6mm (33.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Harare is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.7h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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 Harare?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 24.1°C (75.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 8.5°C (47.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Harare?

The average relative humidity in August is 49%.

How many days does it rain in August in Harare?

In Harare, in August, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 2.9mm (0.1") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Harare, the average length of the day in August is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Harare?

In August, the average sunshine in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 9.7h.

How high is the UV index in August in Harare?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Harare is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average high temperature in August: 24.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (28.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 8.5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and December (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6.5°C).

Average humidity in August - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average humidity in August: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (72.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (43.5%).

Average rainfall in August - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall in August: 2.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (190.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average daylight in August: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.7h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average UV index in August - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 7).