Chandigarh
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Chandigarh, India

A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
August, the same as July, in Chandigarh, India, is a hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature varying between 32.7°C (90.9°F) and 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 32.7°C (90.9°F). In August, in Chandigarh, India, the average low-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 11.4 days and accumulates 307.5mm (12.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 13.2h.

Sunshine

In Chandigarh, the average sunshine in August is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Chandigarh is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Chandigarh?

In August, in Chandigarh, India, the average high-temperature is 32.7°C (90.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, in August, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 307.5mm (12.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Chandigarh?

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 11.4 days and typically aggregates up to 307.5mm (12.1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Chandigarh have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.2h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Chandigarh?

The average sunshine in August in Chandigarh is 7h.

How high is the UV index in August in Chandigarh?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Chandigarh, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 32.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (38.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°C).

Average rainfall in August - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 307.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (307.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (8.5mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0.8 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Chandigarh, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and October (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Chandigarh, India
  • Average UV index in August: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).