Average Weather in August in Eilat Israel
Daily high temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 103°F to 101°F, rarely falling below 97°F or exceeding 108°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 103°F on August 5.
Daily low temperatures are around 80°F, rarely falling below 76°F or exceeding 85°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 81°F on August 4.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Eilat typically range from 81°F to 103°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 50°F to 69°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in August
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on August. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in August
Wellton, Arizona, United States (7,693 miles away); La Providencia, Mexico (7,853 miles); and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico (7,487 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Eilat (view comparison).
The month of August in Eilat experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 1% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is August 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 99% of the time.
For reference, on December 18, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 28%, while on September 1, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 99%.
Cloud Cover Categories in August
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
Over the course of August in Eilat, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 46 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 32 seconds, and weekly decrease of 10 minutes, 45 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is August 31, with 12 hours, 47 minutes of daylight and the longest day is August 1, with 13 hours, 33 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August
The earliest sunrise of the month in Eilat is 5:59 AM on August 1 and the latest sunrise is 17 minutes later at 6:16 AM on August 31.
The latest sunset is 7:32 PM on August 1 and the earliest sunset is 29 minutes earlier at 7:03 PM on August 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Eilat during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during August, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:40 AM and sets 14 hours, 3 minutes later, at 7:43 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:30 AM and sets 10 hours, 15 minutes later, at 4:45 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Eilat is gradually increasing during August, rising from 5% to 8% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during August is 9% on August 24.
For reference, on August 24, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 9% of the time, while on April 13, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in August
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Eilat is essentially constant during August, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 9.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 18, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.8 miles per hour, while on December 21, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in August
Wind Direction in August
Eilat is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Eilat is essentially constant during August, remaining around 81°F throughout.
The highest average surface water temperature during August is 81°F on August 15.
Average Water Temperature in August
Temperatures in Eilat are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in August
The average accumulated growing degree days in Eilat are very rapidly increasing during August, increasing by 1,048°F, from 5,022°F to 6,070°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in August
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Eilat is gradually decreasing during August, falling by 0.8 kWh, from 8.3 kWh to 7.5 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in August
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Eilat are 29.558 deg latitude, 34.948 deg longitude, and 217 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Eilat contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,168 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 283 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (4,344 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,119 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Eilat is covered by bare soil (75%) and water (15%), within 10 miles by bare soil (83%) and water (16%), and within 50 miles by bare soil (90%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Eilat year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Eilat.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Eilat according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Eilat is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Eilat and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .