Weather in Sicily, Italy in August

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August is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Sicily. August is an excellent month for swimming in Sicily with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Sicily in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Sicily in August

The average maximum temperature in Sicily in August is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sicily in August is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sicily in August is 23°. The minimum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sicily in August

The average day light hours per day in Sicily in August are 13.6 and there are 10.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Sicily in August is typically 9.5 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 Sicily in August

The average sea water temperature in Sicily in August is 26.5° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Sicily in August

The average total rainfall in Sicily in August is 0.5cm and on average there are 2.2 rainy days in August making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sicily in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sicily in August is 21° 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 21° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sicily in August is typically 78.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 77.9% in the previous month and 82.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sicily in August is typically 61.6%. The average relative humidity is 61.1% in the previous month and 66.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sicily in August

The average maximum wind speed in Sicily in August is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sicily 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 Sicily in August is from the South-Southeast.

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