Akumal
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Akumal, Mexico

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Akumal, Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average high of 33°C (91.4°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

May and August, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Akumal, Mexico, in August, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 146mm (5.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Akumal, there are 107 rainfall days, and 1421mm (55.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August through October, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Akumal is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Akumal?

Warmest months in Akumal, Mexico, are May and August, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the temperature in August in Akumal?

In August, in Akumal, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Akumal in August?

In August, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout August, 146mm (5.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Akumal?

August through October, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Akumal, Mexico.

What is the water temperature in August in Akumal?

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

How many hours of daylight does Akumal have in August?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Akumal have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 7h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Akumal?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Akumal, Mexico, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in August: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and August (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July, August and September (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (18°C).

Average rainfall in August - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in August: 146mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (232mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (38mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average daylight in August: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in August - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).