Weather in Shanklin Beach, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom in August

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August is a slightly cold time for sunbathing in Shanklin Beach. August is too cold for swimming in Shanklin Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Shanklin Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Shanklin Beach in August

The average maximum temperature in Shanklin Beach in August is 20°. The average maximum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

The average temperature in Shanklin Beach in August is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 17° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Shanklin Beach in August is 12°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

Sunshine in Shanklin Beach in August

The average day light hours per day in Shanklin Beach in August are 14.5 and there are 7 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Shanklin Beach in August is typically 6.5 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 Shanklin Beach in August

The average sea water temperature in Shanklin Beach in August is 16.4° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Wind Speed in Shanklin Beach in August

The average maximum wind speed in Shanklin Beach in August is typically 22kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Shanklin Beach in August is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Shanklin Beach in August is from the West-Southwest.