The climate in Jayapura during August can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
August is in the winter in Jayapura and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30.6°C 87.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.6°C 72.7°F|
|Average temperature||26.6°C 79.9°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||133 mm 5.2 ins|
|Rainy days||13 days|
|Sea temperature||29°C 84.3°F|
|Windspeed||7.6kph 5 mph|
On average August is the 2nd driest month of the year in Jayapura with around 133mm 5.2 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.7 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 August 2020.
|Hottest month:||November||31.4°C 88.5°F|
|Driest month:||July||128mm 5ins|
|Coldest month:||July||30.2°C 86.4°F|
|Wettest month:||January||320mm 12.6ins|