Weather in Sarasota County, United States in August

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August is a hot and very rainy time for sunbathing in Sarasota County. August is an excellent month for swimming in Sarasota County with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Sarasota County in the months of May, October, November, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Sarasota County in August

The average maximum temperature in Sarasota County in August is 33°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sarasota County in August is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 28° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sarasota County in August is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sarasota County in August

The average day light hours per day in Sarasota County in August are 13.1 and there are 8.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Sarasota County in August is typically 11.8 during August. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Sarasota County in August

The average sea water temperature in Sarasota County in August is 29° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Sarasota County in August

The average total rainfall in Sarasota County in August is 205.1cm and on average there are 19.8 rainy days in August making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sarasota County in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sarasota County in August is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sarasota County in August is typically 91.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.2% in the previous month and 91.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sarasota County in August is typically 75.4%. The average relative humidity is 74.8% in the previous month and 75.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sarasota County in August

The average maximum wind speed in Sarasota County in August is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sarasota County in August is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sarasota County in August is from the South-Southeast.

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