Weather in Sunshine Coast, Australia in August

So you're interested in going to Sunshine Coast, Australia in August

August is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Sunshine Coast. August is a good month for swimming in Sunshine Coast with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Sunshine Coast in the months of January, March, September, October, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Sunshine Coast in August

The average maximum temperature in Sunshine Coast in August is 21°. The average maximum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sunshine Coast in August is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 15° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sunshine Coast in August is 10°. The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sunshine Coast in August

The average day light hours per day in Sunshine Coast in August are 11.1 and there are 5 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Sunshine Coast in August is typically 6 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 6 to 7 indicates a high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 20 minutes. Protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm. 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 Sunshine Coast in August

The average sea water temperature in Sunshine Coast in August is 20.9° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Sunshine Coast in August

The average total rainfall in Sunshine Coast in August is 54.3cm and on average there are 6.1 rainy days in August making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sunshine Coast in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sunshine Coast in August is 13° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 12° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sunshine Coast in August is typically 92.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.4% in the previous month and 90.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sunshine Coast in August is typically 68.3%. The average relative humidity is 69.9% in the previous month and 69.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sunshine Coast in August

The average maximum wind speed in Sunshine Coast in August is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sunshine Coast in August is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sunshine Coast in August is from the West-Southwest.

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