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Average weather August in Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro State), Brazil

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Rio de Janeiro in August is 18.0°C (64.4°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 51mm (2.0in). The average maximum temperature lies around 25.0°C (77°F). With a water temperature of around 21.0°C (69.8°F), this is a great month to swim. You will see the sun sometimes in this month, it has 178 hours of sun.

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Rio de Janeiro should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Also bring your shorts and or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature 18.0°C
Max Temperature 25.0°C
Water Temperature 21.0°C
Chance of Rain 16.7%
Precipitation 51mm
Rainy Days 5
Windspeed 10.8kmph
Humidity 77%
Sunshine Hours 178

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.
Swimming
7/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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