Leh
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Leh, India

August, like July, in Leh, India, is a moderately hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 10°C (50°F) and an average high of 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 10°C (50°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Leh, India, is August when the rain falls for 1.9 days and typically aggregates up to 15.4mm (0.6") of precipitation.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Leh, India, is 13.4h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays 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. 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 Leh?

With an average high-temperature of 25.3°C (77.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 10°C (50°F), August is the warmest month in Leh.

What is the temperature in August in Leh?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Leh, is 25.3°C (77.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Leh?

In August, in Leh, India, the rain falls for 1.9 days. Throughout August, 15.4mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Leh?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Leh. Rain falls for 1.9 days and accumulates 15.4mm (0.6") of precipitation.

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

In Leh, India, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Leh have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 7h.

When is the highest UV index in Leh?

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Leh.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Leh?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Leh is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Leh, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 25.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.4°C).

Average rainfall in August - Leh, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 15.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (15.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (3.5mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Leh, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (2.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and October (0.4 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Leh, India
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 6).

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

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