Madurai
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Madurai, India

August, like July, in Madurai, India, is a very hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature ranging between max 35.7°C (96.3°F) and min 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Temperature

In Madurai, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still very hot 35.7°C (96.3°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Rainfall

In Madurai, during August, the rain falls for 4.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 80.3mm (3.2") of precipitation. In Madurai, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45.2 days and collects up to 838.1mm (33") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Madurai are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Madurai?

In August, the average high-temperature is 35.7°C (96.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Madurai?

In Madurai, in August, it is raining for 4.1 days, with typically 80.3mm (3.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Madurai have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Madurai?

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

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

Months with the highest UV index in Madurai are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Madurai?

In Madurai, India, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Madurai, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 35.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (37.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.1°C).

Average rainfall in August - Madurai, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 80.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (159.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (7.4mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Madurai, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 4.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (8.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.9 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Madurai, 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: 6h

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

Average UV index in August - Madurai, 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 November and December (UV index 10).