Kozhikode
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kozhikode, India

August, like July, in Kozhikode, India, is another warm rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature varying between 23.9°C (75°F) and 27.9°C (82.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 27.9°C (82.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.9°C (75°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in August is estimated at a tropical 33.4°C (92.1°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are July and August, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

Rainfall

In August, in Kozhikode, the rain falls for 23.3 days. Throughout August, 764.4mm (30.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 125.9 rainfall days, and 3130.2mm (123.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater.
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

In Kozhikode, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Kozhikode are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Kozhikode?

With an average high-temperature of 27.9°C (82.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.9°C (75°F), August is the coldest month in Kozhikode, India.

What is the temperature in August in Kozhikode?

In August, in Kozhikode, India, the average high-temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.9°C (75°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in August is appraised at 33.4°C (92.1°F).

What is the most humid month in Kozhikode?

July and August, with an average relative humidity of 90%, are most humid months in Kozhikode, India.

What is the average humidity in August in Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, India, the average relative humidity in August is 90%.

How much does it rain in Kozhikode in August?

In Kozhikode, during August, the rain falls for 23.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 764.4mm (30.1") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Kozhikode?

With an average sea temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater in Kozhikode, India.

How warm is the water in August in Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, in August, the average water temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°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 Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kozhikode?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kozhikode have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Kozhikode, India, is 5h.

When is the highest UV index in Kozhikode?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Kozhikode?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Kozhikode, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 27.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Kozhikode, India
  • Average humidity in August: 90%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (70%).

Average rainfall in August - Kozhikode, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 764.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1230.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (1.5mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kozhikode, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 23.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (25.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (0.3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Kozhikode, India
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.8°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kozhikode, India
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5h

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

Average UV index in August - Kozhikode, 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).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 10).