Blackpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Blackpool, United Kingdom

August, the last month of the summer, in Blackpool, is another comfortable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.4°C (66.9°F) and 12.7°C (54.9°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still enjoyable 19.4°C (66.9°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 12.7°C (54.9°F).

Rainfall

In Blackpool, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 77.1mm (3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Blackpool, there are 194 rainfall days, and 882.7mm (34.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Blackpool.
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Blackpool, the average length of the day in August is 14.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 5.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Blackpool?

In Blackpool, in August, the average high-temperature is 19.4°C (66.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.7°C (54.9°F).

How much does it rain in Blackpool in August?

In August, in Blackpool, United Kingdom, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout August, 77.1mm (3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What month is the sea warmest in Blackpool?

With an average sea temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Blackpool.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, in August, the average water temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

In August, the average length of the day in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is 14.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Blackpool have in August?

In Blackpool, the average sunshine in August is 5.9h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Blackpool?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Blackpool is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in August: 19.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 12.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.7°C).

Average rainfall in August - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in August: 77.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (103.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (52.3mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in August: 16.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.3°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in August: 14.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

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

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