Weather in Cape Town in august 2021

The weather in Cape Town in august comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout august

good weather

Weather at 6am
54°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
46% of time

Cloudy

27%

Partly Cloudy

20%

Moderate rain at times

5%

Weather at 12pm
63°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
51% of time

Partly Cloudy

25%

Cloudy

18%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Weather at 6pm
56°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
53% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Cloudy

15%

Moderate rain at times

7%

Weather at 3am
52°F

Clear/Sunny

48%

Moderate rain at times

18%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Heavy rain

9%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Cape Town in august

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Cape Town in august.


Climate of Cape Town in august

The climate of Cape Town in august is good

The climate in august in Cape Town is relatively dry (with 2.8in of precipitation over 10 days). The situation is deteriorating compared to the previous month since in july there is an average of 2.4in of rainfall over 8 days.

The climate is quite cool there this month, but it is livable when dressing cosy. The high seasonal norm is 63°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 54°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of august in Cape Town is 58°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in Cape Town in the month of august with a maximum record of 81°F in 2019 and a minimum record of 43°F in 2011. You can plan to have about 10 days with temperatures over 65°F, or 32% of the month.

On this month of august, day length in Cape Town is generally 10:52. The sun rises at 07:25 and sunset is at 18:17.

With a good climate, august is recommended to go in this locality in South Africa.



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Cape Town in august

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are compiled from the weather statements of the last years of august.

August
Outside temperature
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 63°F
Lowest temperature 54°F
Highest record temperature 81°F
(2019)
Lowest record temperature 43°F
(2011)
Number of days at +65°F 10 day(s)
(32%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 60°F
Lowest sea temperature 57°F
Highest sea temperature 62°F
Wind
Wind speed 20km/h
Wind temperature 52°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 2.8in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(33%)
Record daily rainfall 1.4in
(2016)
Other climate data
Humidity 84%
Visibility 9.62km
Cloud cover 33%
UV index 4
Daily sunshine hours 10
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 07:25
Time of sunset 18:17
Length of day 10:52
Our opinion about the weather in august
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How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Cape Town in august 2020:

01-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
56°F to 68°F
02-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
59°F to 72°F
03-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
56°F to 65°F
04-08-2020
Light rain shower
54°F to 58°F
05-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
47°F to 56°F
06-08-2020
Light rain shower
50°F to 58°F
07-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 67°F
08-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 67°F
09-08-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
56°F to 61°F
10-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
54°F to 63°F
11-08-2020
Light rain shower
52°F to 59°F
12-08-2020
Light rain shower
52°F to 58°F
13-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 61°F
14-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 61°F
15-08-2020
Light rain shower
52°F to 58°F
16-08-2020
Overcast
47°F to 56°F
17-08-2020
Light drizzle
47°F to 56°F
18-08-2020
Light rain shower
50°F to 54°F
19-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 59°F
20-08-2020
Light rain shower
52°F to 61°F
21-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 72°F
22-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 70°F
23-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 65°F
24-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 65°F
25-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
54°F to 63°F
26-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
52°F to 65°F
27-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 63°F
28-08-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
52°F to 58°F
29-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
49°F to 52°F
30-08-2020
Cloudy
45°F to 56°F
31-08-2020
Moderate rain
47°F to 54°F

Map: other cities in South Africa in august

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in august.

Legend: Cape Town perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Cities near Cape Town:

Atlantis in augustgood weather
Stellenbosch in augustgood weather
Paarl in augusttolerable weather
Hermanus in augustgood weather
Worcester in augusttolerable weather
Saldanha in augustgood weather
Vredendal in augusttolerable weather
Mossel Bay in augustgood weather
Oudtshoorn in augustgood weather
Knysna in augustgood weather
South Africa in august: See full list of cities

Weather data for Cape Town in august:

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


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