Weather in Cape Town in August 2018

  • 17°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Cape Town17
    17°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (60% of daylight hours) in August in Cape Town7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 14 days with some rainfall in August in Cape Town14
    14 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Cape Town8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in August in Cape Town11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in August in Cape Town0
    No heat & humidity
  • 163 mm monthly rainfall in August in Cape Town163
    163 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in August in Cape Town4
    4 (Moderate) UV index
  • 15°C sea temperature in August in Cape Town15
    15°C sea temperature

Expect 17°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 7 hours of sunshine per day in Cape Town in August. Check more long-term weather averages for Cape Town in August before you book your next holiday to South Africa in 2018.

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Guide to Cape Town weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cape Town 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 Cape Town in August is 15°C (59°F).

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

Cape Town sunrise & sunset times for August 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cape Town in August 2018. Select a month to view Cape Town sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st August 2018 07:39 18:07
Thursday, 2nd August 2018 07:38 18:07
Friday, 3rd August 2018 07:37 18:08
Saturday, 4th August 2018 07:36 18:09
Sunday, 5th August 2018 07:35 18:10
Monday, 6th August 2018 07:35 18:10
Tuesday, 7th August 2018 07:34 18:11
Wednesday, 8th August 2018 07:33 18:12
Thursday, 9th August 2018 07:32 18:12
Friday, 10th August 2018 07:31 18:13
Saturday, 11th August 2018 07:30 18:14
Sunday, 12th August 2018 07:29 18:14
Monday, 13th August 2018 07:28 18:15
Tuesday, 14th August 2018 07:27 18:16
Wednesday, 15th August 2018 07:25 18:17
Thursday, 16th August 2018 07:24 18:17
Friday, 17th August 2018 07:23 18:18
Saturday, 18th August 2018 07:22 18:19
Sunday, 19th August 2018 07:21 18:19
Monday, 20th August 2018 07:20 18:20
Tuesday, 21st August 2018 07:19 18:21
Wednesday, 22nd August 2018 07:17 18:21
Thursday, 23rd August 2018 07:16 18:22
Friday, 24th August 2018 07:15 18:23
Saturday, 25th August 2018 07:14 18:23
Sunday, 26th August 2018 07:13 18:24
Monday, 27th August 2018 07:11 18:25
Tuesday, 28th August 2018 07:10 18:26
Wednesday, 29th August 2018 07:09 18:26
Thursday, 30th August 2018 07:07 18:27
Friday, 31st August 2018 07:06 18:28
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