Weather in Goa, India in August

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August is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Goa. August is an excellent month for swimming in Goa with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Goa in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Goa in August

The average maximum temperature in Goa in August is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average temperature in Goa in August is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Goa in August

The average day light hours per day in Goa in August are 12.6 and there are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Goa in August is typically 14 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 Goa in August

The average sea water temperature in Goa in August is 27.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Goa in August

The average total rainfall in Goa in August is 51.9cm and on average there are 13.3 rainy days in August making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Goa in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Goa in August is 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Goa in August is typically 89.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.9% in the previous month and 85% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Goa in August is typically 83.3%. The average relative humidity is 84.3% in the previous month and 76.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Goa in August

The average maximum wind speed in Goa in August is typically 12kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Goa in August is typically 7kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 6kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Goa in August is from the North.

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