Langkawi
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Langkawi, Malaysia

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Langkawi, Malaysia, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

July through October, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Langkawi, during August, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 249mm (9.8") of precipitation. In Langkawi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 171 days and collects up to 2305mm (90.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Langkawi, the average seawater temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Langkawi, Malaysia, is 12.3h.

Sunshine

June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Langkawi.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Langkawi?

July through October, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in August in Langkawi?

In Langkawi, Malaysia, in August, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Langkawi?

In August, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout August, 249mm (9.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in August in Langkawi?

In Langkawi, in August, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Langkawi have in August?

In August, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Langkawi?

June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Langkawi.

How long on average sun shines in August in Langkawi?

In August, the average sunshine in Langkawi is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Langkawi?

Months with the highest UV index are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Langkawi?

In Langkawi, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in August: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (34°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August, September and October (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in August - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in August: 249mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (344mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (47mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and October (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (4 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June and July (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and December (28°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 11).