Weather in Basque Country, Spain in August

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August is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Basque Country. August is an excellent month for swimming in Basque Country with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Basque Country in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Basque Country in August

The average maximum temperature in Basque Country in August is 26°. The average maximum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Basque Country in August is 21°. The average temperature ranges is 21° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Basque Country in August is 17°. The minimum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

Sunshine in Basque Country in August

The average day light hours per day in Basque Country in August are 14 and there are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Basque Country in August is typically 8.2 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 Basque Country in August

The average sea water temperature in Basque Country in August is 25.7° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Basque Country in August

The average total rainfall in Basque Country in August is 1.5cm and on average there are 10.2 rainy days in August making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Basque Country in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Basque Country in August is 18° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 18° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Basque Country in August is typically 90%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.6% in the previous month and 91.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Basque Country in August is typically 71.8%. The average relative humidity is 71.8% in the previous month and 73.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Basque Country in August

The average maximum wind speed in Basque Country in August is typically 19kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 18kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Basque Country in August is typically 7kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 7kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Basque Country in August is from the North.

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