Weather in Dominican Republic in August

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

Temperature in Dominican Republic in August

The average maximum temperature in Dominican Republic in August is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Dominican Republic 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 Dominican Republic in August is 25°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Dominican Republic in August

The average day light hours per day in Dominican Republic in August are 12.8 and there are 8.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Dominican Republic in August is typically 13 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 Dominican Republic in August

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

Rainfall in Dominican Republic in August

The average total rainfall in Dominican Republic in August is 1.5cm and on average there are 10.2 rainy days in August making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Dominican Republic in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Dominican Republic in August is 26° 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 26° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Dominican Republic in August is typically 92.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.9% in the previous month and 93.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Dominican Republic in August is typically 78.9%. The average relative humidity is 78% in the previous month and 79.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Dominican Republic in August

The average maximum wind speed in Dominican Republic in August is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Dominican Republic in August is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Dominican Republic in August is from the East.

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