South Africa in august: average Weather, Temperature and Climate, Where to go?

How is the climate in South Africa in august? Is it a good time to visit Hermanus and Cape Town? Have a look at our datas and our advices on this page.

Weather in South Africa in august 2019

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.

Average weather in august in Cape Town

good weather

Weather at 7am
12°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
48% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Heavy rain

12%

Weather at 1pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
54% of time

Moderate rain at times

23%

Partly Cloudy

13%

Heavy rain

8%

Weather at 7pm
14°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
57% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

17%

Heavy rain

7%

More information about the weather in Cape Town in august

Average weather in august in Durban

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
66% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Cloudy

8%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Cloudy

5%

Weather at 7pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
59% of time

Moderate rain at times

15%

Partly Cloudy

11%

Heavy rain

9%

More information about the weather in Durban in august

Average weather in august in Johannesburg

good weather

Weather at 7am
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
88% of time

Partly Cloudy

10%

Moderate rain at times

2%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
90% of time

Partly Cloudy

8%

Moderate rain at times

3%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

Weather at 7pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
91% of time

Partly Cloudy

5%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

1%

More information about the weather in Johannesburg in august

Average weather in august in Parc Kruger

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
70% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Cloudy

10%

Heavy rain

6%

Weather at 1pm
27°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

4%

Weather at 7pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
81% of time

Partly Cloudy

13%

Cloudy

4%

Moderate rain at times

2%

More information about the weather in Parc Kruger in august

Average weather in august in Pretoria

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
14°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
88% of time

Partly Cloudy

10%

Cloudy

2%

Moderate rain at times

1%

Weather at 1pm
23°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
91% of time

Partly Cloudy

6%

Moderate rain at times

3%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

Weather at 7pm
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
92% of time

Partly Cloudy

6%

Moderate rain at times

2%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

1%

More information about the weather in Pretoria in august

Average weather in august in Hermanus

good weather

Weather at 7am
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
46% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Moderate rain at times

18%

Cloudy

9%

Weather at 1pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
53% of time

Moderate rain at times

22%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Heavy rain

6%

Weather at 7pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
54% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

18%

Cloudy

5%

More information about the weather in Hermanus in august

Average weather in august in Kimberley

good weather

Weather at 7am
11°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
87% of time

Partly Cloudy

8%

Moderate rain at times

5%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 1pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
87% of time

Partly Cloudy

8%

Cloudy

3%

Moderate rain at times

2%

Weather at 7pm
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
84% of time

Partly Cloudy

12%

Cloudy

2%

Moderate rain at times

2%

More information about the weather in Kimberley in august

Average weather in august in Knysna

good weather

Weather at 7am
14°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
64% of time

Moderate rain at times

15%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Cloudy

6%

Weather at 1pm
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
58% of time

Partly Cloudy

22%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

5%

Weather at 7pm
16°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
56% of time

Moderate rain at times

19%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Cloudy

5%

More information about the weather in Knysna in august

Average weather in august in Long Tom Pas

good weather

Weather at 7am
11°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
79% of time

Partly Cloudy

12%

Heavy rain

5%

Cloudy

4%

Weather at 1pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
86% of time

Partly Cloudy

8%

Moderate rain at times

5%

Heavy rain

2%

Weather at 7pm
14°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
76% of time

Partly Cloudy

12%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Heavy rain

3%

More information about the weather in Long Tom Pas in august

Average weather in august in Nelspruit

perfect weather

Weather at 7am
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
80% of time

Partly Cloudy

9%

Heavy rain

5%

Cloudy

5%

Weather at 1pm
25°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
81% of time

Partly Cloudy

11%

Moderate rain at times

5%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 7pm
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
75% of time

Partly Cloudy

11%

Cloudy

7%

Moderate rain at times

4%

More information about the weather in Nelspruit in august

Average weather in august in Port Elizabeth (South Africa)

good weather

Weather at 7am
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
61% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

8%

Weather at 1pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
59% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Cloudy

8%

Weather at 7pm
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
55% of time

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

16%

Cloudy

9%

More information about the weather in Port Elizabeth (South Africa) in august

Average weather in august in Richards Bay

good weather

Weather at 7am
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
59% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Cloudy

8%

Weather at 1pm
25°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
68% of time

Moderate rain at times

14%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
61% of time

Moderate rain at times

15%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in Richards Bay in august

Average weather in august in Sodwana Bay

good weather

Weather at 7am
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
58% of time

Moderate rain at times

16%

Partly Cloudy

15%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 1pm
24°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
65% of time

Moderate rain at times

18%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Cloudy

4%

Weather at 7pm
21°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
59% of time

Moderate rain at times

15%

Partly Cloudy

15%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in Sodwana Bay in august

Average weather in august in Stellenbosch

good weather

Weather at 7am
10°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
50% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

16%

Heavy rain

8%

Weather at 1pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
56% of time

Moderate rain at times

23%

Partly Cloudy

11%

Heavy rain

7%

Weather at 7pm
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
58% of time

Moderate rain at times

18%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Heavy rain

6%

More information about the weather in Stellenbosch in august

Average weather in august in Aliwal North

good weather

Weather at 7am
6°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
81% of time

Partly Cloudy

12%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 1pm
16°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
82% of time

Partly Cloudy

11%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 7pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
82% of time

Partly Cloudy

10%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

3%

More information about the weather in Aliwal North in august

Average weather in august in Atlantis

good weather

Weather at 7am
11°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
52% of time

Moderate rain at times

16%

Partly Cloudy

15%

Heavy rain

10%

Weather at 1pm
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
50% of time

Moderate rain at times

20%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Heavy rain

10%

Weather at 7pm
16°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
57% of time

Moderate rain at times

22%

Partly Cloudy

15%

Heavy rain

5%

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Average weather in august in Butterworth

good weather

Weather at 7am
10°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
61% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Fog

7%

Weather at 1pm
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
67% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

8%

Cloudy

7%

Weather at 7pm
15°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
61% of time

Partly Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

7%

More information about the weather in Butterworth in august

Average weather in august in Cradock

good weather

Weather at 7am
9°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Cloudy

6%

Moderate rain at times

5%

Weather at 1pm
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
77% of time

Partly Cloudy

14%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Cloudy

4%

Weather at 7pm
17°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
75% of time

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Cloudy

4%

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Average weather in august in East London

good weather

Weather at 7am
16°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
57% of time

Partly Cloudy

21%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 1pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
61% of time

Partly Cloudy

17%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

9%

Weather at 7pm
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
56% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in East London in august

Average weather in august in Ermelo

good weather

Weather at 7am
9°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
81% of time

Partly Cloudy

10%

Fog

5%

Cloudy

3%

Weather at 1pm
19°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
91% of time

Partly Cloudy

7%

Moderate rain at times

2%

Cloudy

1%

Weather at 7pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
88% of time

Partly Cloudy

9%

Moderate rain at times

2%

Heavy rain

1%

More information about the weather in Ermelo in august

Average weather in august in Harrismith

good weather

Weather at 7am
11°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
74% of time

Partly Cloudy

9%

Moderate rain at times

7%

Heavy rain

5%

Weather at 1pm
22°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
83% of time

Partly Cloudy

10%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Cloudy

2%

Weather at 7pm
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
85% of time

Partly Cloudy

7%

Moderate rain at times

4%

Cloudy

3%

More information about the weather in Harrismith in august

Average weather in august in Jeffrey's Bay

good weather

Weather at 7am
13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
58% of time

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Cloudy

7%

Weather at 1pm
20°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
59% of time

Partly Cloudy

20%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

5%

Weather at 7pm
18°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
60% of time

Partly Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

6%

More information about the weather in Jeffrey's Bay in august

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.



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Where to go in South Africa in august?

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

Remember:
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.


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Climate in South Africa in august

Climate in Cape Town in August

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Cape Town is 15°C (maximum temperature is 18°C and minimum temperature is 12°C). The climate is fairly fresh in this location in august, but it is livable when dressing hot. With 140mm over 11 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 15°C
Highest temperature 18°C
Lowest temperature 12°C
Sea temperature 15.2°C
Rainfall 140mm
Number of days with rainfall 11 day(s)
(34%)
Humidity 80%
Cloud cover 29%
Length of day 10:50
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Climate in Durban in August

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 25°C and minimum temperature is 17°C (for an average temperature of 21°C). The climate comfortable in that area in august. With about 49mm over 7 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 21°C
Highest temperature 25°C
Lowest temperature 17°C
Sea temperature 21.2°C
Rainfall 49mm
Number of days with rainfall 7 day(s)
(21%)
Humidity 68%
Cloud cover 25%
Length of day 11:03
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Climate in Johannesburg in August

In august, maximum temperature is 23°C and minimum temperature is 14°C (for an average temperature of 18°C). 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 18°C
Highest temperature 23°C
Lowest temperature 14°C
Rainfall 5mm
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(4%)
Humidity 49%
Cloud cover 6%
Length of day 11:11
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Climate in Parc Kruger in August

In august, maximum temperature is 28°C and minimum temperature is 19°C (for an average temperature of 23°C). 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 23°C
Highest temperature 28°C
Lowest temperature 19°C
Rainfall 7mm
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(3%)
Humidity 61%
Cloud cover 16%
Length of day 11:17
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Climate in Pretoria in August

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Pretoria is 19°C (maximum temperature is 24°C and minimum temperature is 15°C). 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 19°C
Highest temperature 24°C
Lowest temperature 15°C
Rainfall 4mm
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(4%)
Humidity 48%
Cloud cover 5%
Length of day 11:13
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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 augustgood weather
Sodwana Bay in augustgood weather
Stellenbosch in augustgood weather
Aliwal North in augustgood weather
Atlantis in augustgood weather
Butterworth in augustgood weather
Cradock in augustgood weather
East London in augustgood weather
Ermelo in augustgood weather
Harrismith in augustgood 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 of year to visit South Africa.


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