Weather in South Africa in August 2019

  • 17°C maximum daytime temperature in August in South Africa (Cape Town)17
    17°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (60% of daylight hours) in August in South Africa7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 14 days with some rainfall in August in South Africa (Cape Town)14
    14 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in August in South Africa (Cape Town)8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in August in South Africa (Cape Town)11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in August in South Africa (Cape Town)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 163 mm monthly rainfall in August in South Africa (Cape Town)163
    163 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in August in South Africa (Cape Town)4
    4 (Moderate) UV index
  • 15°C sea temperature in August in South Africa (Cape Town)15
    15°C sea temperature

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Expect 17°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 7 hours of sunshine per day in South Africa in August. Check more long-term weather averages for South Africa in August before you book your next holiday to South Africa in 2019/2020. The August weather averages shown above are for Cape Town.

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Guide to South Africa weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in South Africa in August is a comfortable 17°C (63°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 8°C (46°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 60% of the 11 hours of daylight.

Expect 163mm (6.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 14 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 South Africa in August is 15°C (59°F).

The weather in South Africa in August is represented by Cape Town.

South Africa sunrise & sunset times for August 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for South Africa in August 2019. Select a month to view South Africa sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The South Africa sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Cape Town.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st August 2019 07:39 18:07
Friday, 2nd August 2019 07:38 18:07
Saturday, 3rd August 2019 07:37 18:08
Sunday, 4th August 2019 07:37 18:09
Monday, 5th August 2019 07:36 18:09
Tuesday, 6th August 2019 07:35 18:10
Wednesday, 7th August 2019 07:34 18:11
Thursday, 8th August 2019 07:33 18:11
Friday, 9th August 2019 07:32 18:12
Saturday, 10th August 2019 07:31 18:13
Sunday, 11th August 2019 07:30 18:14
Monday, 12th August 2019 07:29 18:14
Tuesday, 13th August 2019 07:28 18:15
Wednesday, 14th August 2019 07:27 18:16
Thursday, 15th August 2019 07:26 18:16
Friday, 16th August 2019 07:25 18:17
Saturday, 17th August 2019 07:23 18:18
Sunday, 18th August 2019 07:22 18:18
Monday, 19th August 2019 07:21 18:19
Tuesday, 20th August 2019 07:20 18:20
Wednesday, 21st August 2019 07:19 18:21
Thursday, 22nd August 2019 07:18 18:21
Friday, 23rd August 2019 07:16 18:22
Saturday, 24th August 2019 07:15 18:23
Sunday, 25th August 2019 07:14 18:23
Monday, 26th August 2019 07:13 18:24
Tuesday, 27th August 2019 07:12 18:25
Wednesday, 28th August 2019 07:10 18:25
Thursday, 29th August 2019 07:09 18:26
Friday, 30th August 2019 07:08 18:27
Saturday, 31st August 2019 07:06 18:27
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