Baku weather in August (Azerbaijan)

Looking to travel to Baku in August? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In Baku the weather in August is generally perfect, with high temperatures and low rainfall. August is a summer month. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 30°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 24°C. Typically, it's the hottest month of the year. Make sure to come prepared with breezy outfits. Whether you're out exploring or just lounging, being prepared can make your experience in this warm month much more enjoyable.

Baku in August usually receives low rainfall, averaging around 6.5 mm for the month. It is the driest month of the year. For those who prefer outdoor activities, it's a great time to explore without the huge concern of sudden downpours. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 2 days of rain.

The days are predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 282 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

If you favor pleasant temperatures and minimal rainfall, August is one of the better months to visit Baku. May, June, July, August, September and October typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, February tends to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Baku climate page with graphs.

 

Baku, monthly averages in August

Min Temperature 24°C  
Max Temperature 30°C  
Chance of Rain 8%  
Precipitation 6.5 mm  
Rainy days 2 days  
Humidity 64%  
Windspeed 22 km/h  
Sunshine 282 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Azerbaijan in August

Find out more about the weather in Azerbaijan 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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Baku in August?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool.

What To Do

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

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

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