Weather in Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde in August

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August is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Ilha do Sal. August is an excellent month for swimming in Ilha do Sal with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Ilha do Sal in the months of June, July, October, November, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Ilha do Sal in August

The average maximum temperature in Ilha do Sal in August is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Ilha do Sal in August is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ilha do Sal in August is 25°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Ilha do Sal in August

The average day light hours per day in Ilha do Sal in August are 12.7 and there are 6.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Ilha do Sal 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 Ilha do Sal in August

The average sea water temperature in Ilha do Sal in August is 25.5° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Ilha do Sal in August

The average total rainfall in Ilha do Sal in August is 1cm and on average there are 3.7 rainy days in August making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ilha do Sal in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ilha do Sal in August is 23° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 22° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ilha do Sal in August is typically 88.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.7% in the previous month and 91% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ilha do Sal in August is typically 76.7%. The average relative humidity is 75.2% in the previous month and 79.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ilha do Sal in August

The average maximum wind speed in Ilha do Sal in August is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 29kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ilha do Sal in August is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ilha do Sal in August is from the North-Northeast.

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