Gilgit
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Gilgit, Pakistan

The last month of the summer, August, is another torrid month in Gilgit, Pakistan, with average temperature fluctuating between 17.5°C (63.5°F) and 35.3°C (95.5°F).

Temperature

In Gilgit, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still torrid 35.3°C (95.5°F). In August, the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Humidity

In Gilgit, the average relative humidity in August is 36.8%.

Rainfall

In August, in Gilgit, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout August, 14.9mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Gilgit, there are 62 rainfall days, and 132.9mm (5.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Gilgit, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Gilgit?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Gilgit, Pakistan, is 35.3°C (95.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Gilgit?

In Gilgit, Pakistan, the average relative humidity in August is 36.8%.

How much does it rain in Gilgit in August?

In Gilgit, Pakistan, in August, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 14.9mm (0.6") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Gilgit have in August?

In Gilgit, the average length of the day in August is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gilgit have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Gilgit is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Gilgit?

Months with the highest UV index in Gilgit are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in August in Gilgit?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Gilgit, Pakistan, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in August: 35.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 17.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.7°C).

Average humidity in August - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average humidity in August: 36.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (55%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (23.7%).

Average rainfall in August - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in August: 14.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (25.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (2.4mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in August: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March, April, May and July (7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in August: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in August - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).