Cartwright
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Cartwright, Canada

The last month of the summer, August, is also an enjoyable month in Cartwright, Canada, with average temperature fluctuating between 7°C (44.6°F) and 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still comfortable 17°C (62.6°F). In Cartwright, in August, the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

Rainfall

In Cartwright, Canada, in August, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 81mm (3.2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Cartwright, there are 188 rainfall days, and 970mm (38.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 7°C (44.6°F). Swimming in 7°C (44.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cartwright is 14.8h.

Sunshine

June through August, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

In Cartwright, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Cartwright?

In Cartwright, Canada, in August, the average high-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

How much does it rain in Cartwright in August?

In Cartwright, Canada, during August, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 81mm (3.2") of precipitation.

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

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Cartwright, Canada, with an average sea temperature of 7°C (44.6°F). Swimming in 7°C (44.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How cold is the water in August in Cartwright?

In Cartwright, in August, the average water temperature is 7°C (44.6°F). Swimming in 7°C (44.6°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Cartwright have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Cartwright, Canada, is 14.8h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Cartwright?

Months with the most sunshine in Cartwright, Canada, are June through August, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cartwright have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Cartwright is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Cartwright?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Cartwright is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 17°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (18°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (-19°C).

Average rainfall in August - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 81mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (63mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and December (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (14 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in August: 7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (-1°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 14.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 6h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in August - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).