Birmingham
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Birmingham, United Kingdom

A beautiful flower garden beside a staircase leading to the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
A beautiful flower garden beside a staircase leading to the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
August, the last month of the summer, in Birmingham, is also an agreeable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 20.8°C (69.4°F) and 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Temperature

In Birmingham, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still pleasant 20.8°C (69.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Birmingham, is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Rainfall

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, during 14 rainfall days, 66.7mm (2.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 182 rainfall days, and 805mm (31.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Birmingham, the average length of the day is 14.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Birmingham, United Kingdom, is 5.4h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in August in Birmingham?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Birmingham, is 20.8°C (69.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

How much does it rain in Birmingham in August?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, in August, during 14 rainfall days, 66.7mm (2.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in August in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, the average length of the day in August is 14.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Birmingham have in August?

The average sunshine in August is 5.4h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Birmingham?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Birmingham, United Kingdom, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in August: 20.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 11.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.1°C).

Average rainfall in August - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in August: 66.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (82.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (51.4mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (12 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in August: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in August - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).