Weather in Queensland, Australia in August

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

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

Temperature in Queensland in August

The average maximum temperature in Queensland in August is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average temperature in Queensland in August is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Queensland in August is 14°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

Sunshine in Queensland in August

The average day light hours per day in Queensland in August are 11.3 and there are 5.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Queensland in August is typically 7.8 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 Queensland in August

The average sea water temperature in Queensland in August is 22.3° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Queensland in August

The average total rainfall in Queensland in August is 24.8cm and on average there are 6.7 rainy days in August making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Queensland in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Queensland in August is 15° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Queensland in August is typically 90.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.6% in the previous month and 90.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Queensland in August is typically 69.5%. The average relative humidity is 71.4% in the previous month and 70.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Queensland in August

The average maximum wind speed in Queensland in August is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Queensland in August is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 16kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Queensland in August is from the South.

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