Málaga
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Málaga, Spain

The tall city buildings of Málaga in Spain, with a vast seascape and a bright skyline
The tall city buildings of Málaga in Spain, with a vast seascape and a bright skyline
August, the last month of the summer, in Málaga, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30.8°C (87.4°F) and an average low of 21.1°C (70°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 30.8°C (87.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.1°C (70°F).

Rainfall

January through June, August through December are months with rainfall in Málaga.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 23.5°C (74.3°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.5°C (74.3°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Málaga, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Málaga is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 9 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Málaga?

With an average high-temperature of 30.8°C (87.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.1°C (70°F), August is the warmest month in Málaga, Spain.

What is the temperature in August in Málaga?

In August, in Málaga, Spain, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.1°C (70°F).

When does it start raining in Málaga?

August is the first month it rains in Málaga. Throughout August, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 6mm (0.2") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Málaga?

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 23.5°C (74.3°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.5°C (74.3°F) water may be enjoyable.

How warm is the water in August in Málaga?

In Málaga, Spain, the average seawater temperature in August is 23.5°C (74.3°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.5°C (74.3°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Málaga have in August?

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

How long on average sun shines in August in Málaga?

The average sunshine in August is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in August in Málaga?

In Málaga, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Málaga, 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 (16.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 21.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.4°C).

Average rainfall in August - Málaga, Spain
  • Average rainfall in August: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (101mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Málaga, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in August: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Málaga, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in August: 23.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.6°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Málaga, Spain
  • 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).