Weather in Victoria, Australia in August

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

August is a very cold and rainy time for sunbathing in Victoria, and not recommended. August is too cold for swimming in Victoria for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Victoria in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Victoria in August

The average maximum temperature in Victoria in August is 15°. The average maximum temperature is 14° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Victoria in August is 10°. The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Victoria in August

The average day light hours per day in Victoria in August are 10.6 and there are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Victoria in August is typically 3.2 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 Victoria in August

The average sea water temperature in Victoria in August is 12.1° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Victoria in August

The average total rainfall in Victoria in August is 4cm and on average there are 17 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Victoria in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Victoria in August is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Victoria in August is typically 93%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.7% in the previous month and 94.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Victoria in August is typically 74.8%. The average relative humidity is 77.8% in the previous month and 70.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Victoria in August

The average maximum wind speed in Victoria in August is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 33kmh in the next month.

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

The average wind direction in Victoria in August is from the North-Northwest.

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