Weather in Colombia in August

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August is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Colombia. August is a good month for swimming in Colombia with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Colombia in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Colombia in August

The average maximum temperature in Colombia in August is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 33° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Colombia in August is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 29° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Colombia in August

The average day light hours per day in Colombia in August are 12.5 and there are 6.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Colombia in August is typically 13.5 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 Colombia in August

The average sea water temperature in Colombia in August is 23.4° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Colombia in August

The average total rainfall in Colombia in August is 3.7cm and on average there are 7.8 rainy days in August making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Colombia in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Colombia 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 25° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Colombia in August is typically 91.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.1% in the previous month and 91.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Colombia in August is typically 77%. The average relative humidity is 73.9% in the previous month and 78.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Colombia in August

The average maximum wind speed in Colombia in August is typically 20kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 21kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Colombia in August is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Colombia in August is from the South.

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