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 another tropical month in Langkawi, Malaysia, with average temperature fluctuating between 31°C (87.8°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout August, 249mm (9.8") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Langkawi, there are 171 rainfall days, and 2305mm (90.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In August, the average sea temperature in Langkawi 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 Langkawi, the average length of the day in August 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 estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Langkawi?

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

What is the temperature in August in Langkawi?

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, in Langkawi, 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 August, the average sea temperature in Langkawi is 29°C (84.2°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Langkawi have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Langkawi?

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

What are the months with the highest UV index in Langkawi?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Langkawi?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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).