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 another hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature ranging between min 23.3°C (73.9°F) and max 32.7°C (90.9°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. 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, 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 August, in Chandigarh, the rain falls for 11.4 days. Throughout August, 307.5mm (12.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Chandigarh?

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

How many hours of daylight does Chandigarh have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Chandigarh, India, is 13.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chandigarh have in August?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, India, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).