Weather in Chile in August

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Visiting Chile in August

August has average maximum temperatures of 15°C (59°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 45.5% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 2.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Chile. Sea temperatures are a cold 10°C (50°F). August is too cold for swimming in Chile for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Chile in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Chile in August?

No, August is not a good time for sunbathing in Chile.

August has average maximum temperatures of 15°C (59°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 45.5% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 2.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about August temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Chile in August?

No, August is too cold for swimming in Chile for any length of time, with the sea water at 10°C (50°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Chile?

Probably not, August is not a good time for a holiday in Chile.

August has average maximum temperatures of 15°C (59°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 45.5% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 2.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Chile. Sea temperatures are a cold 10°C (50°F). August is too cold for swimming in Chile for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Chile warm in August?

No, Chile is a little too chilly for sunbathing in August.

The average maximum temperature in Chile in August is 15°C (59°F). The average maximum temperature is 15°C (58°) in the previous month and 17°C (62°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Chile in August is 12°C (53°F). The average temperature is 11°C (52°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

More info about the August temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Chile in August?

The average day light hours per day in Chile in August are 11. The sunshine percentage is 45.5% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

More about August sunshine.

Temperature in Chile in August

The average maximum temperature in Chile in August is 15°C (59°F). The average maximum temperature is 15°C (58°F) in the previous month and 17°C (62°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Chile in August is 12°C (53°F). The average temperature is 11°C (52°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Chile in August is 8°C (47°F). The minimum temperature is 7°C (45°F) in the previous month and 9°C (48°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Chile in August

During August the average day light hours are 11 per day in Chile. The sunshine percentage is 45.5% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Chile in August is typically 6.8 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 Chile in August

The average sea water temperature in Chile in August is 10.2°C (50.4°F) which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Chile in August

The average total rainfall in Chile in August is 0.1cm (0.0inches) and on average there are 2.2 rainy days in August making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Chile in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Chile in August is 10°C (49°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 9°C (48°F) in the previous month and 10°C (10°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Chile in August is typically 92.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.9% in the previous month and 91.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Chile in August is typically 77.7%. The average relative humidity is 76.9% in the previous month and 74.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Chile in August

The average maximum wind speed in Chile in August is typically 20KM/H (12MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 19KM/H (12MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Chile in August is typically 10KM/H (6MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 11KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Chile in August is from the West.

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