Kollam
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kollam, India

August, the same as July, is a moderately hot rainy (monsoon) season month in Kollam, India, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

June through September and November, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Kollam, during August, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 248mm (9.8") of precipitation. In Kollam, during the entire year, the rain falls for 117 days and collects up to 2427mm (95.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kollam is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In Kollam, India, the average sunshine in August is 6h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kollam. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Kollam?

June through September and November, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are the coldest months in Kollam, India.

What is the temperature in August in Kollam?

In August, in Kollam, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Kollam?

In Kollam, in August, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 248mm (9.8") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Kollam?

The month with the coldest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F).

What is the water temperature in August in Kollam?

In Kollam, India, in August, the average water temperature is 26.9°C (80.4°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

In August, the average length of the day in Kollam, India, is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kollam?

In Kollam, the average sunshine in August is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kollam?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kollam, India.

How high is the UV index in August in Kollam?

In Kollam, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Kollam, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July, August, September and November (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in August - Kollam, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 248mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (518mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kollam, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (21 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Kollam, India
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.9°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kollam, India
  • Average daylight in August: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 5).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).