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Perth weather in August (Western Australia, Australia)

What can you expect from the weather in Perth during August? This guide provides all the details you need.

Temperatures

In August, Perth generally has pleasant temperatures and moderate rainfall. August falls within the winter season. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 19°C. But by evening, they drop to around 9°C.

Precipitation

Perth in August usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 89 mm for the month. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 13 days of rain are anticipated.

Average sunshine

With around 222 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If your ideal day consists of dry skies and moderate temperatures January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December generally stand out with the best circumstances. While July tends to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Perth climate page with graphs.

 

Perth, monthly averages in August

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 9°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 19°C  
Water TemperatureWater Temperature 17°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 44%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 89 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 13 days  
HumidityHumidity 54%  
WindspeedWindspeed 22 km/h  
SunshineSunshine 222 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Australia in August

Find out more about the weather in Australia and which places have the best travel conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

For visitors traveling to Perth, 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. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes. With a water temperature of around 17°C there is no need to bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Interested in more climate information?

This site provides you with all the information you need about the climate in Perth.

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