Alicante
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Alicante, Spain

A far scenic view of the Serra Grossa o San Julian mountain in Alicante, Spain, centrally placed in the city, with a beautiful waterfront
A far scenic view of the Serra Grossa o San Julian mountain in Alicante, Spain, centrally placed in the city, with a beautiful waterfront
The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Alicante, Spain, with average temperature varying between 30.8°C (87.4°F) and 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Temperature

August is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 30.8°C (87.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Alicante is 67%.

Rainfall

In August, in Alicante, the rain falls for 0.9 days. Throughout August, 5mm (0.2") of precipitation is accumulated. In Alicante, during the entire year, the rain falls for 35.1 days and collects up to 277mm (10.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater. 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

The average length of the day in Alicante is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In Alicante, Spain, the average sunshine is 10.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Alicante?

August is the warmest month in Alicante, with an average high-temperature of 30.8°C (87.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.5°C (70.7°F).

What is the temperature in August in Alicante?

In Alicante, Spain, in August, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.5°C (70.7°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Alicante?

In August, the average relative humidity in Alicante is 67%.

How much does it rain in Alicante in August?

In Alicante, during August, the rain falls for 0.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 5mm (0.2") of precipitation.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Alicante?

The month with the warmest seawater in Alicante is August, with an average sea temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°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.

What is the water temperature in August in Alicante?

In August, the average sea temperature in Alicante is 26.3°C (79.3°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Alicante have in August?

In Alicante, Spain, the average length of the day in August is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Alicante have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Alicante is 10.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Alicante?

June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 9, are months with the highest UV index in Alicante.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Alicante?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Alicante, Spain, is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.5°C).

Average humidity in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average humidity in August: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (70%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and June (63%).

Average rainfall in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average rainfall in August: 5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (46mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (4.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.7 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (14.1°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average daylight in August: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in August - Alicante, Spain
  • Average UV index in August: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).