Kottayam
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kottayam, India

August, the same as July, is another warm rainy (monsoon) season month in Kottayam, India, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

In Kottayam, India, during August, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 397mm (15.6") of precipitation. In Kottayam, during the entire year, the rain falls for 117 days and collects up to 3105mm (122.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kottayam, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Kottayam, India, are June through August, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the coldest month in Kottayam?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in August in Kottayam?

In August, in Kottayam, India, 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 Kottayam?

In Kottayam, India, in August, during 17 rainfall days, 397mm (15.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kottayam?

June through August, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Kottayam, India.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kottayam?

In Kottayam, the average sunshine in August is 5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in August in Kottayam?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March, April and May (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22°C).

Average rainfall in August - Kottayam, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 397mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (636mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (22mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kottayam, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17 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 daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kottayam, India
  • Average daylight in August: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

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

Average UV index in August - Kottayam, 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).