Dharamshala
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Dharamshala, India

August, like July, in Dharamshala, India, is another warm rainy (monsoon) season month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 26.3°C (79.3°F) and an average low of 20.2°C (68.4°F).

Temperature

In Dharamshala, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 26.3°C (79.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Dharamshala, India, is 20.2°C (68.4°F).

Rainfall

In Dharamshala, during August, the rain falls for 22.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 909.2mm (35.8") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 99.4 rainfall days, and 3035.1mm (119.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Dharamshala is 13.3h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Dharamshala are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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.

What is the temperature in August in Dharamshala?

In August, in Dharamshala, the average high-temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.2°C (68.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Dharamshala?

In Dharamshala, India, in August, during 22.2 rainfall days, 909.2mm (35.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Dharamshala have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dharamshala have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Dharamshala, India, is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Dharamshala?

Months with the highest UV index in Dharamshala, India, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Dharamshala?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 26.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.9°C).

Average rainfall in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 909.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (959.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (16.7mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 22.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (1.2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Dharamshala, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

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

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).