Weather in South Africa in august 2020

Below, find the the weather forecast for the month of august for most popular cities in South Africa. These forecasts are statistics for august from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather mentioned.

Weather details in august

The best climatic conditions that favor an atmosphere throughout August and are ideal in South Africa are now found on the east coast. From Sodwana Bay to Durban, passing by the Park Kruger, the days are characterized by the beautiful sun. On the Atlantic side, the cold settles slowly - as much do the rains.

Johannesburg and Inland throughout August

Inland, the morning cold is still felt, however as rains are rare - one will have the chance to enjoy the sun that diffuses a pleasant heat in the middle of the day. In general, the climate is conducive to outdoor activities - however only the thunderstorms in Johannesburg and Kimberley need to be taken into account.

The East Coast throughout August

The rarity of the rain causes ideal climatic conditions. With gentle morning temperatures that improve over the hours, one will only be able to make the most of their stay, thanks to an August weather in South Africa that is simply perfect.

The West Coast throughout August

Although the sun is mostly present in the early hours, the mornings and evenings can be quite cool on the Atlantic coast. If one's itinerary passes through Cape Town or its surroundings, wear clothes that will keep help keep comfortably warm during the stay.

The Southern Coast throughout August

Climatic conditions are milder on the southern coast of the country. Temperatures vary between 14° C and 22° C, which is relatively comfortable when wearing a sweater or jacket. Overall, the weather in South Africa throughout August is pleasant.



Where to go in South Africa in august?

Where to go in South Africa in august: destination map

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Where should you go in South Africa in august when it comes to the weather?

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The climate in South Africa in august ranges from perfect to tolerable depending on the region and city.

warning in august the weather varied depending on the city and regions of the country.

In august the weather is perfect in South Africa, but partially because it concerns only the cities of Nelspruit, Parc Kruger, Durban, Sodwana Bay and Richards Bay. Around these cities, the conditions are right to live fully your travel: the sun is here, rainfall is scarce and the humidity is endurable. It is therefore the ideal month to go to these cities!

Apart from of Nelspruit, Parc Kruger, Durban, Sodwana Bay and Richards Bay, the weather is still favorable in Kimberley, Knysna, Stellenbosch, Hermanus, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, Long Tom Pas, Cape Town and Pretoria. In these areas, temperatures are suitable and allow you enjoy the sun and sightseeing in good conditions.



Climate in South Africa in august

Climate in Cape Town in august

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Cape Town is 59°F (maximum temperature is 65°F and minimum temperature is 54°F). The climate is fairly fresh in this location in august, but it is livable when dressing hot. With 4.2in over 10 days, rain may occur during your holidays. But this is rather reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a good climate, august is a good time to go in that area in South Africa.

August
Average temperature 59°F
Highest temperature 65°F
Lowest temperature 54°F
Sea temperature 60°F
Rainfall 4.2in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(33%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 30%
Length of day 10:50
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Climate in Durban in august

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 76°F and minimum temperature is 65°F (for an average temperature of 70°F). The climate comfortable in that area in august. With about 1.6in over 6 days, rain may be scarce for your holidays.
With ideal weather conditions, august is an advisable month to go there in South Africa.

August
Average temperature 70°F
Highest temperature 76°F
Lowest temperature 65°F
Sea temperature 71°F
Rainfall 1.6in
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(19%)
Humidity 69%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 26%
Length of day 11:02
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more information about the climate in Durban in august

Climate in Johannesburg in august

In august, maximum temperature is 72°F and minimum temperature is 61°F (for an average temperature of 67°F). The climate quite enjoyable in that locality in august. There is no rain during the month of august. You will not get wet for your journey!
With good weather conditions, august is a recommended month to go there in South Africa.

August
Average temperature 67°F
Highest temperature 72°F
Lowest temperature 61°F
Rainfall 0.1in
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(3%)
Humidity 43%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 5%
Length of day 11:11
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more information about the climate in Johannesburg in august

Climate in Parc Kruger in august

In august, maximum temperature is 81°F and minimum temperature is 70°F (for an average temperature of 76°F). The climate good in that area in august. It's raining really exceptionally during the month of august. You stay dry for your journey!
With ideal weather conditions, august is a recommended month to go in this locality.

August
Average temperature 76°F
Highest temperature 81°F
Lowest temperature 70°F
Rainfall 0.2in
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(2%)
Humidity 53%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 16%
Length of day 11:17
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more information about the climate in Parc Kruger in august

Climate in Pretoria in august

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Pretoria is 68°F (maximum temperature is 74°F and minimum temperature is 61°F). The climate comfortable there in august. There is no rain during this month. You will not get wet for your vacations!
With a good climate, the month of august is a good time to go in this locality.

August
Average temperature 68°F
Highest temperature 74°F
Lowest temperature 61°F
Rainfall 0.1in
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(2%)
Humidity 42%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 5%
Length of day 11:12
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Pretoria in august

All cities in South Africa in august

Cape Town in augustgood weather
Durban in augustperfect weather
Johannesburg in augustgood weather
Parc Kruger in augustperfect weather
Pretoria in augustperfect weather
Hermanus in augustgood weather
Kimberley in augustgood weather
Knysna in augustgood weather
Long Tom Pas in augustgood weather
Nelspruit in augustperfect weather
Port Elizabeth (South Africa) in augustgood weather
Richards Bay in augustperfect weather
Sodwana Bay in augustperfect weather
Stellenbosch in augusttolerable weather
Aliwal North in augustgood weather
Atlantis in augusttolerable weather
Butterworth in augustgood weather
Cradock in augustgood weather
East London in augustgood weather
Ermelo in augustgood weather
Harrismith in augustperfect weather
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Weather data for South Africa in august:

Weather data for South Africa in august is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in South Africa. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in South Africa can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to South Africa.


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