Ras Al-Khaimah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

The last month of the summer, August, is another extremely hot month in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature varying between 28.6°C (83.5°F) and 41.9°C (107.4°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still scorching 41.9°C (107.4°F). In August, in Ras Al-Khaimah, the average low-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Ras Al-Khaimah is 53%.

Rainfall

In Ras Al-Khaimah, in August, it is raining for 0.2 days, with typically 0.3mm (0") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 14.3 rainfall days, and 132.8mm (5.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Ras Al-Khaimah is August, with an average sea temperature of 33.2°C (91.8°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

Daylight

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average length of the day is 13h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Ras Al-Khaimah is 10h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in August in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, in August, the average high-temperature is 41.9°C (107.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In August, the average relative humidity in Ras Al-Khaimah is 53%.

How many days does it rain in August in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, during August, the rain falls for 0.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.3mm (0") of precipitation.

What month is the sea warmest in Ras Al-Khaimah?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Ras Al-Khaimah, with an average sea temperature of 33.2°C (91.8°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average seawater temperature in August is 33.2°C (91.8°F). The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

How many hours of daylight does Ras Al-Khaimah have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 13h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ras Al-Khaimah have in August?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average sunshine in August is 10h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates.

How high is the UV index in August in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in August: 41.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 28.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.8°C).

Average humidity in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in August: 53%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in August: 0.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (35.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in August: 33.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.4°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in August: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

Average UV index in August - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).