Weather in Chennai: August
|Average day temperature:||34.1°C|
|Average night temperature:||28.2°C|
|Sea water temperature:||28.6°C|
|Number of sunny days:||7 days|
|Day length:||12.4 - 12.7 hours|
|Number of rainy days:||8 days|
|Precipitation totals:||118.3 mm.|
Air temperature in August, °C
The highest day temperature during August of 2020 was 34°C. At the same time the lowest night temperature was 26°C. Daily and nightly averages during August were 32.3°C and 28.2°C.
Sea water temperature in Chennai in August, °C
The average sea water temperature in August of 2020 was 28.9°C. The highest and lowest sea temperatures during the month were class="nb">29.6°C and 28.5°C.
Mostly all days in August are partly cloudy but sunny or cloudy days are also possible.
Precipitation total in August, mm
Precipitation total value in Chennai in August is 118.3 mm. It makes august one of the most rainy months of the year.
The average wind speed value in August is 4.8 m./s.
This chart shows average number of hours during the day when sunlight can reach the ground. It depends on day length and cloudiness during the day. The average number of sunny hours in August is: 7.2.
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Chennai on a weather map
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