Mangaluru
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Mangaluru, India

August, like July, in Mangaluru, India, is a moderately hot rainy (monsoon) season month, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 28.4°C (83.1°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 28.4°C (83.1°F). In Mangaluru, India, in August, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 34.6°C (94.3°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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

The average relative humidity in August is 88%.

Rainfall

In August, in Mangaluru, India, the rain falls for 24.9 days. Throughout August, 787.3mm (31") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 111.9 rainfall days, and 3796.9mm (149.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Mangaluru is 4.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Mangaluru are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in August in Mangaluru?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 28.4°C (83.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in August is appraised at 34.6°C (94.3°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Mangaluru?

In August, the average relative humidity is 88%.

How much does it rain in Mangaluru in August?

In August, in Mangaluru, India, the rain falls for 24.9 days. Throughout August, 787.3mm (31") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Mangaluru?

The month with the coldest seawater in Mangaluru is August, with an average sea temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F).

What is the water temperature in August in Mangaluru?

In August, the average sea temperature is 26.9°C (80.4°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 Mangaluru?

The average length of the day in August in Mangaluru is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Mangaluru?

The average sunshine in August in Mangaluru is 4.3h.

When is the highest UV index in Mangaluru?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Mangaluru?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Mangaluru, India, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Mangaluru, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (28.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.8°C).

Average humidity in August - Mangaluru, India
  • Average humidity in August: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (62%).

Average rainfall in August - Mangaluru, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 787.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1200.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Mangaluru, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 24.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (27.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Mangaluru, India
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.9°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 (26.9°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Mangaluru, 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: 4.3h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in August - Mangaluru, 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).