Average Weather during August in Cologne, Germany

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Cologne in August is 13.0°C (55.4°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 77mm (3.0in). Be prepared August is also the hottest month. This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 183 hours of sun.

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Cologne should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm. Since climate change is one of the main problems the world faces these days we recommend to buy sustainable or second hand cloths. We made a deal with our partner praNa which means this month you get 70% off the original price of Women’s Dresses + Free shipping with code DRESS70.

No idea where to travel to this year? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 13 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 53%
Precipitation 77mm
Rainy Days 16
Sunshine Hours 183

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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