Grytviken weather in August (South Georgia)

This month is known to be a cold month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Grytviken in August lies at -1.3°C (29.66°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around -2.3°C (27.86°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during August is high with an average of 127mm (5.0 inchec). There are generally around 15 snowy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 74 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Grytviken, monthly averages in August

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Min Temperature -2 °C  
Max Temperature -1 °C  
Chance of Rain 53%  
Precipitation 127mm  
Rainy days 16 days  
Humidity 73% *  
Sunshine 74 hrs *  

Where to stay in Grytviken

Where to go in South Georgia in August

Find out more about the weather in South Georgia 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 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Grytviken should plan on bringing winter clothes, snow boots and a warm winter coat since there will be many periods of snow.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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