Upernavik Weather in August

What's the weather like in Upernavik (Qaasuitsup) in August 2024?

The climate in Upernavik during August can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

August is in the summer in Upernavik and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 7°C (44°F), whilst at night 2°C (35°F) is normal.

Upernavik weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 6.6°C 43.9°F
Nightly temperature 1.8°C 35.2°F
Average temperature 4.2°C 39.6°F
Daily sunshine 3.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 31 mm 1.2 ins
Rainy days 8 days
Sea temperature 4.4°C 39.8°F
Humidity 78%
Windspeed 9.7kph 6 mph

On average August is the 4th wettest month of the year in Upernavik with around 31mm 1.2 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.5 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Upernavik

Upernavik average temperature in August

August rainfall

Upernavik average rain in August

August hourly sunshine

Upernavik average rain in August

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 Upernavik in August 2024.

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Upernavik weather stats

Upernavik weather statistics
Hottest month: July 7°C 44.6°F
Driest month: May 13mm 0.5ins
Sunniest month: April 3.5hrs
Coldest month: March -17.8°C -0°F
Wettest month: September 38mm 1.5ins
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