Weather in Newcastle, Australia in August

So you're interested in going to Newcastle, Australia in August

August is a slightly cold and dry time for sunbathing in Newcastle. August is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Newcastle for any length of time. Consider visiting Newcastle in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Newcastle in August

The average maximum temperature in Newcastle in August is 19°. The average maximum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average temperature in Newcastle in August is 13°. The average temperature ranges is 12° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Newcastle in August is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Newcastle in August

The average day light hours per day in Newcastle in August are 10.9 and there are 8.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Newcastle in August is typically 4.5 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Newcastle in August

The average sea water temperature in Newcastle in August is 18.7° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Newcastle in August

The average total rainfall in Newcastle in August is 13.8cm and on average there are 8.5 rainy days in August making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Newcastle in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Newcastle in August is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Newcastle in August is typically 93.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.3% in the previous month and 94.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Newcastle in August is typically 67.9%. The average relative humidity is 74.4% in the previous month and 67.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Newcastle in August

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

The average wind speed in Newcastle in August is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Newcastle in August is from the West-Northwest.

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