Weather in Melbourne in august 2021

The weather in Melbourne in august comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout august

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
47°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
24% of time

Partly Cloudy

22%

Fog

20%

Moderate rain at times

20%

Weather at 12pm
56°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
28% of time

Moderate rain at times

27%

Partly Cloudy

24%

Cloudy

18%

Weather at 6pm
50°F

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
27% of time

Moderate rain at times

27%

Clear/Sunny

26%

Cloudy

12%

Weather at 3am
47°F

Partly Cloudy

28%

Clear/Sunny

28%

Cloudy

21%

Fog

17%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Melbourne in august

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


Climate of Melbourne in august

The climate of Melbourne in august is tolerable

In august in Melbourne, the climate is wet (with 1.8in of precipitation over 11 days). Unfortunately, the weather conditions is worsening than the previous month since in july there is an average of 1.3in of rainfall over 9 days.

The climate is relatively cool in that area this month, but it is liveable by dressing hot. The high seasonal norm is 58°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 47°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in august in Melbourne is 52°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Melbourne in the month of august with a maximum record of 70°F in 2011 and a minimum record of 34°F in 2014. You can expect to have about 2 days with temperatures above 65°F, or 6% of the month.

Day length in Melbourne in august is 10:40. The sun rises at 07:05 and sunset is at 17:45.

With a correct climate, this month is okay (but not the best) to go in this city in Australia.

August: another location in Australia?

If you want to go to Australia in august, there are destinations with better weather than Melbourne:

In august, Brisbane (Queensland), Cairns, Darwin, Alice Springs, Bamaga (Cape York Peninsula) and Coral Bay have perfect weather.

Furthermore, Sydney, Gold Coast, Perth, Cape Arid National Park, Nullarbor National Park and Plumridge Lakes have good weather.

more information about Australia's weather in august



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Melbourne in august

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

August
Outside temperature
Average temperature 52°F
Highest temperature 58°F
Lowest temperature 47°F
Highest record temperature 70°F
(2011)
Lowest record temperature 34°F
(2014)
Number of days at +65°F 2 day(s)
(6%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 59°F
Lowest sea temperature 58°F
Highest sea temperature 60°F
Wind
Wind speed 19km/h
Wind temperature 43°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 1.8in
Number of days with rainfall 11 day(s)
(35%)
Record daily rainfall 0.9in
(2019)
Other climate data
Humidity 88%
Visibility 8.98km
Cloud cover 48%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 9
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 07:05
Time of sunset 17:45
Length of day 10:40
Our opinion about the weather in august
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable

How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Melbourne in august 2020:

01-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 61°F
02-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 61°F
03-08-2020
Cloudy
49°F to 56°F
04-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
40°F to 49°F
05-08-2020
Light rain shower
43°F to 50°F
06-08-2020
Light rain shower
43°F to 52°F
07-08-2020
Cloudy
43°F to 52°F
08-08-2020
Light rain
50°F to 56°F
09-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 56°F
10-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
47°F to 61°F
11-08-2020
Cloudy
47°F to 56°F
12-08-2020
Light drizzle
52°F to 58°F
13-08-2020
Cloudy
52°F to 61°F
14-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
52°F to 61°F
15-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 58°F
16-08-2020
Overcast
47°F to 56°F
17-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 61°F
18-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 58°F
19-08-2020
Cloudy
49°F to 54°F
20-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
49°F to 56°F
21-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 52°F
22-08-2020
Light rain shower
43°F to 50°F
23-08-2020
Light rain shower
47°F to 52°F
24-08-2020
Light rain shower
43°F to 50°F
25-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 54°F
26-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
45°F to 56°F
27-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 63°F
28-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 63°F
29-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
49°F to 63°F
30-08-2020
Cloudy
54°F to 63°F
31-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
43°F to 52°F

Map: other cities in Australia in august

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

Legend: Melbourne perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Cities near Melbourne:

Geelong in augusttolerable weather
Ballarat in augustbad weather
Bendigo in augustvery bad weather
Traralgon in augusttolerable weather
Warrnambool in augusttolerable weather
Albury in augustbad weather
Wagga Wagga in augusttolerable weather
Mount Gambier in augusttolerable weather
Merimbula in augustgood weather
Canberra in augustvery bad weather
Australia in august: See full list of cities

Weather data for Melbourne in august:

Weather data for Melbourne for august are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Melbourne. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Melbourne 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 Melbourne.


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