Pangkor Island
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Pangkor Island, Malaysia

Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
August, the last month of the summer, in Pangkor Island, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature remains equal as in July - a still hot 30°C (86°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Pangkor Island, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 145mm (5.7") of accumulated precipitation. In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 195 days and collects up to 2235mm (88") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

April through August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Pangkor Island.
Note: The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Pangkor Island are August through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in August in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, in August, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Pangkor Island in August?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, during August, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 145mm (5.7") of precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Pangkor Island?

April through August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Pangkor Island.

How warm is the water in August in Pangkor Island?

In August, the average sea temperature in Pangkor Island is 30°C (86°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

How many hours of daylight does Pangkor Island have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 12.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Pangkor Island?

Months with the least sunshine are August through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

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

The average sunshine in August is 6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Pangkor Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Pangkor Island is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, October, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in August: 145mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (287mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (113mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (11 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 30°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July and August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

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