Gaspé
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Gaspé, Canada

August, the last month of the summer, in Gaspé, is also an agreeable month, with average temperature ranging between max 21°C (69.8°F) and min 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

In Gaspé, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still pleasant 21°C (69.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Gaspé, Canada, is 10°C (50°F).

Rainfall

In Gaspé, during August, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 103mm (4.1") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Gaspé, there are 145 rainfall days, and 1134mm (44.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 15.5°C (59.9°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15.5°C (59.9°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Gaspé is 14.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 7h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in August in Gaspé?

In Gaspé, in August, the average high-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How much does it rain in Gaspé in August?

In August, in Gaspé, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout August, 103mm (4.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea warmest in Gaspé?

With an average sea temperature of 15.5°C (59.9°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Gaspé, Canada.

How cold is the water in August in Gaspé?

In August, the average sea temperature is 15.5°C (59.9°F). For most, swimming in 15.5°C (59.9°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How many hours of daylight does Gaspé have in August?

In Gaspé, the average length of the day in August is 14.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gaspé have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Gaspé is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Gaspé?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 21°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-17°C).

Average rainfall in August - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 103mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (116mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (65mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (10 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in August: 15.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (-1.4°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in August - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).