Mahabalipuram
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Mahabalipuram, India

August, like July, is another tropical rainy (monsoon) season month in Mahabalipuram, India, with average temperature varying between 25.5°C (77.9°F) and 34.9°C (94.8°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a tropical 34.9°C (94.8°F). In August, in Mahabalipuram, the average low-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F).

Rainfall

In Mahabalipuram, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 124mm (4.9") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 73 rainfall days, and 1219mm (48") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Mahabalipuram, the average seawater temperature in August is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

February through September, 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 unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in August in Mahabalipuram?

In Mahabalipuram, in August, the average high-temperature is 34.9°C (94.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F).

How much does it rain in Mahabalipuram in August?

In Mahabalipuram, during August, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 124mm (4.9") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in August in Mahabalipuram?

In Mahabalipuram, India, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Mahabalipuram?

June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Mahabalipuram have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 6h.

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

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Mahabalipuram.

How high is the UV index in August in Mahabalipuram?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Mahabalipuram is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Mahabalipuram, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (37.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (27.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°C).

Average rainfall in August - Mahabalipuram, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 124mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (313mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (4mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Mahabalipuram, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and March (1 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Mahabalipuram, India
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May and June (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and December (27°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, April and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).