Assen weather in August (Drenthe, Netherlands)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in August. The average maximum daytime temperature in Assen in August lies at 21.2°C (70.16°F). On average, it is the month with the highest temperatures of the year. The average minimum temperature is 14.0°C (57.2°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 54mm (2.1in). It rains an average of 12 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 188 hours of sunshine during the entire 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. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well.

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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 Celsius

Min Temperature 57 °F
Max Temperature 70 °F
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 188

Where to stay in Assen

Where to go in the Netherlands in August

Find out more about the weather in the 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   Feb 02
48°F | 39°F
NW 9 mph
0.33 inch
overcast and rain

overcast and rain

Fri   Feb 03
50°F | 43°F
W 20 mph
0.01 inch
overcast and slight rain

overcast and slight rain

Sat   Feb 04
48°F | 43°F
SW 4 mph
0.04 inch
overcast and slight rain

overcast and slight rain

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