Aberdeen
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Aberdeen, United Kingdom

The last month of the summer, August, is another comfortable month in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, with average temperature ranging between min 10.5°C (50.9°F) and max 18.3°C (64.9°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still enjoyable 18.3°C (64.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, is 10.5°C (50.9°F).

Rainfall

In Aberdeen, during 16 rainfall days, 60.5mm (2.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Aberdeen, there are 194 rainfall days, and 815mm (32.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, with an average sea temperature of 13.8°C (56.8°F).
Note: Swimming in 13.8°C (56.8°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Aberdeen, the average length of the day is 15.2h.

Sunshine

In Aberdeen, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In August, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Aberdeen?

In August, the average high-temperature is 18.3°C (64.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 10.5°C (50.9°F).

How much does it rain in Aberdeen in August?

In Aberdeen, United Kingdom, in August, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 60.5mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Aberdeen?

With an average sea temperature of 13.8°C (56.8°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater.

How cold is the water in August in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature in August is 13.8°C (56.8°F). Swimming in 13.8°C (56.8°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Aberdeen have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, is 15.2h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Aberdeen?

In August, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in August: 18.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (18.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 10.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0.6°C).

Average rainfall in August - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in August: 60.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (96.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (55.1mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (13 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in August: 13.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (13.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (6.7°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in August: 15.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5.1h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.4h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in August - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in August: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).