Average weather in August in Assen (Drenthe), Netherlands

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Assen in August is 14.0°C (57.2°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 54mm (2.1in). It rains on average a total of 12 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 21.2°C (70.16°F). This makes August the hottest month of the year. The sun will occasionally show itself with 188 hours of sunshine during the whole month. August is known as one of the best months to visit Assen.


So what to wear in August? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 14 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 54mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 188

Where to stay in Assen

Where to go in Netherlands in August

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

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Assen (Drenthe)

THU Aug 18
25°C | 15°C
Cloudy

Cloudy

FRI Aug 19
28°C | 14°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SAT Aug 20
28°C | 15°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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