Weather in Cantabria, Spain in August

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

Temperature in Cantabria in August

The average maximum temperature in Cantabria in August is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average temperature in Cantabria in August is 19°. The average temperature ranges is 19° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Cantabria in August is 16°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

Sunshine in Cantabria in August

The average day light hours per day in Cantabria in August are 14 and there are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Cantabria 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 Cantabria in August

The average sea water temperature in Cantabria in August is 25.8° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Cantabria in August

The average total rainfall in Cantabria in August is 0.8cm and on average there are 10.6 rainy days in August making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Cantabria in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Cantabria in August is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 17° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Cantabria in August is typically 92.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.1% in the previous month and 93.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Cantabria in August is typically 75.8%. The average relative humidity is 76.8% in the previous month and 77.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Cantabria in August

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

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

The average wind direction in Cantabria in August is from the North.

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