Cape Town weather in August (Western Cape, South Africa)
The average maximum daytime temperature in Cape Town in August lies at 16.9°C (62.42°F).
The average minimum temperature goes down to around 6.8°C (44.24°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).
Rainfall during August is high with an average of 118mm (4.6 inchec). There are generally around 11 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Cape Town with 212 hours of sun during the entire month.
Cape Town, monthly averages in August
Where to stay in Cape Town
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What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.
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