Wake Island
Wake Island, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Wake Island, Wake Island, with average temperature ranging between max 88.2°F (31.2°C) and min 77.4°F (25.2°C).

Temperature

July through September, with an average high-temperature of 88.2°F (31.2°C), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

August is the month with the most rainfall in Wake Island. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 6.2" (156.5mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

August through October, with an average ocean temperature of 84.2°F (29°C), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In Wake Island, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Wake Island is 9h.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Wake Island. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Wake Island?

July through September, with an average high-temperature of 88.2°F (31.2°C), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in August in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, in August, the average high-temperature is 88.2°F (31.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 77.4°F (25.2°C).

How much does it rain in Wake Island in August?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, during August, the rain falls for 21 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.2" (156.5mm) of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Wake Island?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Wake Island. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 6.2" (156.5mm) of precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest ocean in Wake Island?

August through October, with an average ocean temperature of 84.2°F (29°C), are months with the warmest seawater in Wake Island.

How warm is the water in August in Wake Island?

In August, the average ocean temperature in Wake Island is 84.2°F (29°C). Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in August in Wake Island?

In August, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Wake Island?

In August, the average sunshine is 9h.

When is the highest UV index in Wake Island?

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in August in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average high temperature in August: 88.2°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (88.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (82°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 77.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (77.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (72.1°F).

Average rainfall in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall in August: 6.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.2").

Average rainfall days in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall days in August: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, May and June (17 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average sea temperature in August: 84°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (84°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (79°F).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average daylight in August: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in August - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 8).