The climate in Puducherry during August can be summarized as very hot and wet.
August is in the summer in Puducherry and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 35°C (94°F), whilst at night 25°C (77°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||34.5°C 94°F|
|Nightly temperature||25°C 76.9°F|
|Average temperature||29.7°C 85.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.3 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||167 mm 6.6 ins|
|Rainy days||6 days|
|Sea temperature||28.6°C 83.6°F|
|Windspeed||11.2kph 7 mph|
On average August is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Puducherry with around 167mm 6.6 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.3 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 Puducherry in August 2023.
|Hottest month:||May||36.5°C 97.7°F|
|Driest month:||March||9mm 0.4ins|
|Coldest month:||January||28.1°C 82.6°F|
|Wettest month:||November||300mm 11.8ins|