Weather in August
in the Northern Mariana Islands
is characterized by the peak of the wet season, with substantial rainfall and a possibility of typhoons. The climate remains fairly consistent across the different locations within the territory, but the weather takes on a more pronounced tropical character.
Temperatures in August are from 83°F to 85°F, maintaining a warm and consistent range as in the previous month. What sets August apart is the heightened rainfall, humidity, and incidence of storms. This month is often considered the worst offender in terms of weather conditions, with the highest rainfall and frequency of storms during the year.
When compared to July
, August continues the wet season's trends but amplifies them, leading to more intense and unpredictable weather patterns. Moving forward into September
, these conditions persist, although August remains a particularly noteworthy month for its climatic extremes. This period encapsulates the most challenging weather of the year in the Northern Mariana Islands, requiring caution and preparedness for residents and visitors alike.
- Saipan - August »
On the last day of August, sunrise is at 6:04 am and sunset at 6:30 pm ChST. In August, the rain falls for 21 days.
- Rota - August »
In August, the average ocean temperature in Rota is 84.2°F. On the first day of August in Rota sunrise is at 6:02 am and sunset at 6:48 pm.
- Tinian International Airport - August »
The months with the least sunshine in Tinian International Airport are August through December, with an average of 5h of sunshine. In Tinian International Airport, Northern Mariana Islands, in August, the average water temperature is 85.1°F.