Average weather in August in Montego Bay (Saint James), Jamaica

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Montego Bay in August is 24.9°C (76.82°F). The amount of rain in August is high with an average of 98mm (3.9in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.3°C (88.34°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Montego Bay with 238 hours of sun.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Montego Bay 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 warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 29.0°C (84.2°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 76 °F
Max Temperature 88 °F
Water Temperature 84 °F
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 238

Where to stay in Montego Bay

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What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Montego Bay (Saint James)

FRI May 27
85°F | 75°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SAT May 28
85°F | 75°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SUN May 29
86°F | 76°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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