Hamburg weather in August (Hansestadt Hamburg, Germany)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in August. The average maximum daytime temperature in Hamburg in August lies at 22.8°C (73.04°F). Usually it is the warmest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 13.7°C (56.66°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during August is moderate with an average of 70mm (2.8 inches). There are generally around 15 rainy days. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 207 hours of sunshine during the entire month. August is known as one of the best months to visit Hamburg.


Hamburg, monthly averages in August

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Min Temperature 56 °F  
Max Temperature 73 °F  
Chance of Rain 51%  
Precipitation 3 in  
Rainy days 15 days  
Humidity 76% *  
Sunshine 207 hrs *  

Where to stay in Hamburg

Where to go in Germany in August

Find out more about the weather in Germany 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? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. At night it tends to cool off so best to pack some warm nightwear as well.

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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