Asmara weather in August (Eritrea)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Asmara in August lies at 34.9°C (94.82°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 23.0°C (73.4°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during August is moderate with an average of 67mm (2.6 inches). This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 6 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 159 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Asmara, monthly averages in August

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Min Temperature 23 °C  
Max Temperature 34 °C  
Chance of Rain 21%  
Precipitation 66mm  
Rainy days 6 days  
Humidity 80% *  
Sunshine 159 hrs *  

Where to stay in Asmara

Where to go in Eritrea in August

Find out more about the weather in Eritrea in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Asmara might want to wear airy clothing, t-shirts and other summer cloths. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.

Outdoor sports

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