Average weather in August in San Francisco (California), United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in San Francisco in August is 13.0°C (55.4°F). The amount of rain in August is extremely low with an average of 2mm (0.1in). It rains on average a total of 1 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 20.0°C (68°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to San Francisco with 288 hours of sun.


So what to wear in August? For visitors traveling to San Francisco 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. With a water temperature of around 14.0°C (57.2°F), there is no need to 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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 13 °C
Max Temperature 20 °C
Water Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 2mm
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 288

 

Where to stay in San Francisco

Where to go in United States of America in August

Find out more about the weather in United States of America in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for San Francisco (California)

MON   Sep 26
22°C | 14°C
W 15 kmph
TUE   Sep 27
18°C | 14°C
WNW 19 kmph
WED   Sep 28
19°C | 15°C
WNW 20 kmph

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