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Visiting Malta in August

August is one of the best months to visit Malta for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

August has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 90% making it extremely sunny and pleasant most of the time, with blue skies and rarely a cloud in sight. The hours of sunshine per day are 12.2hrs making the days exceptionally long and full of sunshine. August has total rainfall of 2.4cm (0.9inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 1.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). August is an excellent month for swimming in Malta with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

Also consider visiting Malta in one of the other best months of June, July, September, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Malta in August?

Yes, August is a perfect time for sunbathing in Malta.

August has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 90% making it extremely sunny and pleasant most of the time, with blue skies and rarely a cloud in sight. The hours of sunshine per day are 12.2hrs making the days exceptionally long and full of sunshine. August has total rainfall of 2.4cm (0.9inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 1.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about August temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Malta in August?

Yes, August is an excellent month for swimming in Malta with very warm sea temperatures 27°C (80°F).

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Malta?

Yes, August is a great time for a holiday in Malta.

August has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 90% making it extremely sunny and pleasant most of the time, with blue skies and rarely a cloud in sight. The hours of sunshine per day are 12.2hrs making the days exceptionally long and full of sunshine. August has total rainfall of 2.4cm (0.9inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 1.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). August is an excellent month for swimming in Malta with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Malta warm in August?

Yes, Malta is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in August.

The average maximum temperature in Malta in August is 31°C (88°F). The average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Malta in August is 27°C (80°F). The average temperature is 27°C (80°F) in the previous month and 24°C (76°F) in the next month.

More info about the August temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Malta in August?

The average day light hours per day in Malta in August are 13.5. The sunshine percentage is 90% making it extremely sunny and pleasant most of the time, with blue skies and rarely a cloud in sight. The hours of sunshine per day are 12.2hrs making the days exceptionally long and full of sunshine.

More about August sunshine.

Temperature in Malta in August

The average maximum temperature in Malta in August is 31°C (88°F). The average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Malta in August is 27°C (80°F). The average temperature is 27°C (80°F) in the previous month and 24°C (76°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Malta in August is 23°C (73°F). The minimum temperature is 22°C (72°F) in the previous month and 21°C (70°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Malta in August

During August the average day light hours are 13.5 per day in Malta. The sunshine percentage is 90% making it extremely sunny and pleasant most of the time, with blue skies and rarely a cloud in sight. The hours of sunshine per day are 12.2hrs making the days exceptionally long and full of sunshine.

The ultraviolet index in Malta in August is typically 9.9 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Malta in August

The average sea water temperature in Malta in August is 26.6°C (79.9°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Malta in August

The average total rainfall in Malta in August is 2.4cm (0.9inches) and on average there are 1.9 rainy days in August making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Malta in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Malta in August is 22°C (72°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 21°C (70°F) in the previous month and 21°C (21°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Malta in August is typically 89.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.2% in the previous month and 88.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Malta in August is typically 67%. The average relative humidity is 62.6% in the previous month and 71.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Malta in August

The average maximum wind speed in Malta in August is typically 20KM/H (13MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 21KM/H (13MPH) in the previous month and 23KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Malta in August is typically 10KM/H (6MPH). The average wind speed is 11KM/H (7MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Malta in August is from the West-Northwest.

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