UK weather in August 2020

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Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in the UK in August. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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The August weather guide for UK 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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How hot is it in the UK in August?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 22°C in London, UK in August, falling to 13°C at night.

How sunny is it in the UK in August?

There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in London, UK in August - that's 41% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in the UK in August?

There are usually 12 days with some rain in London, UK in August and the average monthly rainfall is 56mm.

UK sunrise & sunset times for August 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for UK in August 2020. Select a month to view UK sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The UK sunrise & sunset times shown below are for London.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st August 2020 05:25 20:48
Sunday, 16th August 2020 05:48 20:20
Monday, 31st August 2020 06:12 19:48
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