Weather in Galapagos Islands, Ecuador in August

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August is a hot time for sunbathing in Galapagos Islands. August is too cold for swimming in Galapagos Islands for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Galapagos Islands in the months of February, March, April, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Galapagos Islands in August

The average maximum temperature in Galapagos Islands in August is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Galapagos Islands in August is 24°. The average temperature ranges is 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Galapagos Islands in August is 22°. The minimum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in Galapagos Islands in August

The average day light hours per day in Galapagos Islands in August are 12.1 and there are 3.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Galapagos Islands in August is typically 13.2 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 Galapagos Islands in August

The average sea water temperature in Galapagos Islands in August is 16.9° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Wind Speed in Galapagos Islands in August

The average maximum wind speed in Galapagos Islands in August is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Galapagos Islands in August is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Galapagos Islands in August is from the West-Northwest.

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