Weather in Maldives in August

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August is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Maldives. August is an excellent month for swimming in Maldives with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Maldives in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Maldives in August

The average maximum temperature in Maldives in August is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Maldives in August is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 29° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Maldives in August is 27°. The minimum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

Sunshine in Maldives in August

The average day light hours per day in Maldives in August are 12.3 and there are 6.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Maldives in August is typically 13.6 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 Maldives in August

The average sea water temperature in Maldives in August is 28.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Maldives in August

The average total rainfall in Maldives in August is 3.6cm and on average there are 15.9 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Maldives in August

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

The average maximum relative humidity in Maldives in August is typically 87.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.6% in the previous month and 88.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Maldives in August is typically 78.2%. The average relative humidity is 78.5% in the previous month and 79% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Maldives in August

The average maximum wind speed in Maldives in August is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Maldives in August is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

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

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