Weather in La Guajira, Colombia in August

So you're interested in going to La Guajira, Colombia in August

August is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in La Guajira. August is a good month for swimming in La Guajira with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting La Guajira in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in La Guajira in August

The average maximum temperature in La Guajira in August is 34°. The average maximum temperature is 35° in the previous month and 33° in the next month.

The average temperature in La Guajira in August is 30°. The average temperature ranges is 30° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in La Guajira in August is 26°. The minimum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in La Guajira in August

The average day light hours per day in La Guajira in August are 12.5 and there are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in La Guajira in August is typically 13.5 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 La Guajira in August

The average sea water temperature in La Guajira in August is 24.9° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in La Guajira in August

The average total rainfall in La Guajira in August is 0.9cm and on average there are 5.3 rainy days in August making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Guajira in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in La Guajira 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 25° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in La Guajira in August is typically 86.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 82.7% in the previous month and 91.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Guajira in August is typically 69.4%. The average relative humidity is 62.9% in the previous month and 74.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Guajira in August

The average maximum wind speed in La Guajira in August is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Guajira in August is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 18kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Guajira in August is from the North-Northeast.

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