The climate in Kismaayo during August can be summarized as hot and dry.
August is in the winter in Kismaayo and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.8°C 85.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||21.8°C 71.3°F|
|Average temperature||25.8°C 78.4°F|
|Daily sunshine||8.9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||26 mm 1 ins|
|Rainy days||5 days|
|Sea temperature||25.4°C 77.8°F|
|Windspeed||17.9kph 11 mph|
On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Kismaayo with around 26mm 1 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 5 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.9 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Kismaayo in August 2023.
|Hottest month:||March||33.7°C 92.7°F|
|Driest month:||January||1mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||July||29.3°C 84.7°F|
|Wettest month:||May||99mm 3.9ins|