Weather in Antigua and Barbuda in August

So you're interested in going to Antigua and Barbuda in August

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

Temperature in Antigua and Barbuda in August

The average maximum temperature in Antigua and Barbuda in August is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Antigua and Barbuda in August is 28°. The average temperature ranges is 28° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Antigua and Barbuda in August is 26°. The minimum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Antigua and Barbuda in August

The average day light hours per day in Antigua and Barbuda in August are 12.7 and there are 10.2 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 Antigua and Barbuda in August is typically 13.2 during August. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 Antigua and Barbuda in August

The average sea water temperature in Antigua and Barbuda in August is 28.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Antigua and Barbuda in August

The average total rainfall in Antigua and Barbuda in August is 1.4cm and on average there are 18.8 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Antigua and Barbuda in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Antigua and Barbuda in August is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Antigua and Barbuda in August is typically 87.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.3% in the previous month and 89.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Antigua and Barbuda in August is typically 76.2%. The average relative humidity is 75.8% in the previous month and 77.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Antigua and Barbuda in August

The average maximum wind speed in Antigua and Barbuda in August is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 31kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Antigua and Barbuda in August is typically 19kmh. The average wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Antigua and Barbuda in August is from the East.

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