Puducherry
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Puducherry, India

August, the same as July, is a very hot rainy (monsoon) season month in Puducherry, India, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 35°C (95°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still sweltering 35°C (95°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

Rainfall

In Puducherry, India, during 6 rainfall days, 167mm (6.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Puducherry, there are 47 rainfall days, and 1240mm (48.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature in Puducherry is 28.9°C (84°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.

Daylight

In Puducherry, 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 October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Puducherry. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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 Puducherry?

In Puducherry, in August, the average high-temperature is 35°C (95°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Puducherry?

In Puducherry, India, during August, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 167mm (6.6") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Puducherry?

In Puducherry, India, the average seawater temperature in August is 28.9°C (84°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.

How many hours of daylight does Puducherry have in August?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Puducherry?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Puducherry?

In Puducherry, the average sunshine in August is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Puducherry?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Puducherry?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Puducherry, India, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Puducherry, India
  • Average high temperature in August: 35°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (37°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°C).

Average rainfall in August - Puducherry, India
  • Average rainfall in August: 167mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (300mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (9mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Puducherry, India
  • Average rainfall days in August: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Puducherry, India
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28.9°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (26.8°C).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

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

Average UV index in August - Puducherry, 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).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).