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Average weather August in Cusco (Cusco), Peru

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Cusco in August is 1.0°C (33.8°F). August is a dry month with an average of 8mm (0.3in) rain. The average maximum temperature lies around 19.0°C (66.2°F). Bring a thick blanket because during the night it can cool down to temperatures below freezing. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Cusco. It has 236 hours of sun.

So what to wear in August? Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. For visitors traveling to Cusco we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Cusco? Find out where to stay here.

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

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature 1.0°C
Max Temperature 19.0°C
Chance of Rain 6.7%
Precipitation 8mm
Rainy Days 2
Windspeed 10.8kmph
Humidity 46%
Sunshine Hours 236

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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