August weather forecast
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Kariba, Zimbabwe, with an average temperature ranging between max 29.3°C (84.7°F) and min 16.2°C (61.2°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature slightly increases from a warm 25.7°C (78.3°F) in July to a still moderately hot 29.3°C (84.7°F). In August, in Kariba, the average low-temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is appraised at 29°C (84.2°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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, metabolic differences), 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Kariba is 42%.

Rainfall

August and September are months without rainfall.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 11h and 34min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:29 and sunset at 17:52. On the last day of August, sunrise is at 06:11 and sunset at 17:58 CAT.

Sunshine

April, June and August, with an average of 7.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Kariba.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kariba is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Kariba?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Kariba, is 29.3°C (84.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 29°C (84.2°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Kariba?

In Kariba, Zimbabwe, the average relative humidity in August is 42%.

What is the driest month in Kariba?

August and September are months without rainfall in Kariba, Zimbabwe.

Does it rain in Kariba in August?

In August, it doesn't rain. July is the latest month when it rains.

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

In August, the average day length in Kariba is 11h and 34min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in Kariba?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:29 and sunset at 17:52. On the last day of the month, in Kariba, Zimbabwe, sunrise is at 06:11 and sunset at 17:58 CAT.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kariba?

April, June and August, with an average of 7.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Kariba.

How many hours of sunshine does Kariba have in August?

In Kariba, Zimbabwe, the average sunshine duration in August is 7.5h.

How high is the UV index in August in Kariba?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Kariba is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average temperature in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average high temperature in August: 29.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (35.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (25.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 16.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (23.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (13.7°C).

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Average pressure in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average pressure in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average pressure in August: 1017.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1020.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010mbar).

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Average wind speed in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average wind speed in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average wind speed in August: 7.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (9.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are April and May (5.8km/h).

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Average humidity in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average humidity in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average humidity in August: 42%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (33%).

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Average rainfall in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average rainfall in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (151mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are August and September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average rainfall days in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (24.7 days).
The months with the least rainy days are August and September (0.2 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average daylight in August: 11h and 34min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 6min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 10min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The months with the least sunshine are April, June and August (Average sunshine: 7h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average sunshine days in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average sunshine days in August: 30.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (2.9 days).

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Average UV index in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average UV index in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average UV index in August: 7

The month with the highest UV index is October (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June and July (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average cloud cover in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average cloud cover in August: 6

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in August
Kariba, Zimbabwe

Average visibility in August - Kariba, Zimbabwe
  • Average visibility in August: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).

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