Australia weather in August 2019

  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Australia (Sydney)18
    18°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (67% of daylight hours) in August in Australia7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in August in Australia (Sydney)10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 9°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Australia (Sydney)9
    9°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in August in Australia (Sydney)11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in August in Australia (Sydney)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 96 mm monthly rainfall in August in Australia (Sydney)96
    96 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in August in Australia (Sydney)4
    4 (Moderate) UV index
  • 17°C sea temperature in August in Australia (Sydney)17
    17°C sea temperature

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Expect 18°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 7 hours of sunshine per day in Australia in August. Check more long-term weather averages for Australia in August before you book your next holiday to Australia in 2019/2020. The August weather averages shown above are for Sydney.

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The August weather guide for Australia, represented by Sydney, 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 Australia weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Australia in August is a comfortable 18°C (64°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 9°C (48°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 67% of the 11 hours of daylight.

Expect 96mm (3.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 10 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be moderate (4 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Australia in August is 17°C (63°F).

The weather in Australia in August is represented by Sydney.

Australia sunrise & sunset times for August 2019

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

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st August 2019 06:48 17:15
Friday, 2nd August 2019 06:47 17:16
Saturday, 3rd August 2019 06:47 17:17
Sunday, 4th August 2019 06:46 17:17
Monday, 5th August 2019 06:45 17:18
Tuesday, 6th August 2019 06:44 17:19
Wednesday, 7th August 2019 06:43 17:19
Thursday, 8th August 2019 06:42 17:20
Friday, 9th August 2019 06:41 17:21
Saturday, 10th August 2019 06:40 17:22
Sunday, 11th August 2019 06:39 17:22
Monday, 12th August 2019 06:38 17:23
Tuesday, 13th August 2019 06:37 17:24
Wednesday, 14th August 2019 06:36 17:24
Thursday, 15th August 2019 06:35 17:25
Friday, 16th August 2019 06:34 17:26
Saturday, 17th August 2019 06:33 17:26
Sunday, 18th August 2019 06:32 17:27
Monday, 19th August 2019 06:30 17:28
Tuesday, 20th August 2019 06:29 17:29
Wednesday, 21st August 2019 06:28 17:29
Thursday, 22nd August 2019 06:27 17:30
Friday, 23rd August 2019 06:26 17:31
Saturday, 24th August 2019 06:25 17:31
Sunday, 25th August 2019 06:23 17:32
Monday, 26th August 2019 06:22 17:33
Tuesday, 27th August 2019 06:21 17:33
Wednesday, 28th August 2019 06:20 17:34
Thursday, 29th August 2019 06:18 17:35
Friday, 30th August 2019 06:17 17:35
Saturday, 31st August 2019 06:16 17:36
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