Darjeeling
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Darjeeling, India

August, the same as July, is another enjoyable rainy (monsoon) season month in Darjeeling, India, with temperature in the range of an average low of 14.2°C (57.6°F) and an average high of 19.6°C (67.3°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 19.6°C (67.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.2°C (57.6°F), August is the warmest month.

Rainfall

In August, in Darjeeling, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout August, 635.3mm (25") of precipitation is accumulated. In Darjeeling, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78 days and collects up to 2981.8mm (117.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.1h.

Sunshine

July and August, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Darjeeling.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Darjeeling are April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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 warmest month in Darjeeling?

The warmest month in Darjeeling, India, is August, with an average high-temperature of 19.6°C (67.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.2°C (57.6°F).

What is the temperature in August in Darjeeling?

In Darjeeling, India, in August, the average high-temperature is 19.6°C (67.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.2°C (57.6°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Darjeeling?

In Darjeeling, India, in August, during 15 rainfall days, 635.3mm (25") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In Darjeeling, India, the average length of the day in August is 13.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Darjeeling?

July and August, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Darjeeling, India.

How long on average sun shines in August in Darjeeling?

The average sunshine in August in Darjeeling is 4h.

When is the highest UV index in Darjeeling?

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Darjeeling, India.

What is the UV index reading in August in Darjeeling?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Darjeeling, India, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Darjeeling, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 19.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 14.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average rainfall in August - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 635.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (781.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Darjeeling, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 4h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in August - Darjeeling, India
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).