Svalbard weather in August 2019

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 23 hours of daylight per day in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)23
    23 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 30 mm monthly rainfall in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)30
    30 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)1
    1 (Low) UV index
  • -1°C sea temperature in August in Svalbard (Longyearbyen)-1
    -1°C sea temperature

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Expect 6°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 5 hours of sunshine per day in Svalbard in August. Check more long-term weather averages for Svalbard in August before you book your next holiday to Svalbard in 2019/2020. The August weather averages shown above are for Longyearbyen.

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The August weather guide for Svalbard, represented by Longyearbyen, shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Svalbard weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Svalbard in August is a cold 6°C (43°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cold 2°C (36°F). There are usually 5 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 23% of the 23 hours of daylight.

Expect 30mm (1.2 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (1 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Svalbard in August is -1°C (30°F).

The weather in Svalbard in August is represented by Longyearbyen.

Svalbard sunrise & sunset times for August 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Svalbard in August 2019. Select a month to view Svalbard sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Svalbard sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Longyearbyen.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st August 2019 Daylight all day
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Monday, 12th August 2019 Daylight all day
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Thursday, 15th August 2019 Daylight all day
Friday, 16th August 2019 Daylight all day
Saturday, 17th August 2019 Daylight all day
Sunday, 18th August 2019 Daylight all day
Monday, 19th August 2019 Daylight all day
Tuesday, 20th August 2019 Daylight all day
Wednesday, 21st August 2019 Daylight all day
Thursday, 22nd August 2019 Daylight all day
Friday, 23rd August 2019 Daylight all day
Saturday, 24th August 2019 Daylight all day
Sunday, 25th August 2019 01:06 00:55
Monday, 26th August 2019 01:57 23:40
Tuesday, 27th August 2019 02:20 23:22
Wednesday, 28th August 2019 02:38 23:06
Thursday, 29th August 2019 02:54 22:52
Friday, 30th August 2019 03:07 22:39
Saturday, 31st August 2019 03:20 22:26
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