Weather in La Serena, Chile in August

So you're interested in going to La Serena, Chile in August

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

Temperature in La Serena in August

The average maximum temperature in La Serena in August is 15°. The average maximum temperature is 15° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average temperature in La Serena in August is 11°. The average temperature ranges is 11° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in La Serena in August

The average day light hours per day in La Serena in August are 11.1 and there are 5.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in La Serena in August is typically 7.5 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 La Serena in August

The average sea water temperature in La Serena in August is 10.5° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in La Serena in August

The average total rainfall in La Serena in August is 0.3cm and on average there are 2.5 rainy days in August making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Serena in August

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

The average maximum relative humidity in La Serena in August is typically 94.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.1% in the previous month and 93.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Serena in August is typically 81.8%. The average relative humidity is 80.8% in the previous month and 80.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Serena in August

The average maximum wind speed in La Serena in August is typically 19kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 18kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Serena in August is typically 8kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Serena in August is from the West.