Average weather in August in Seoul, South Korea

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Seoul in August is 22.7°C (72.86°F). August falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 352mm (13.9in). It rains on average a total of 14 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.3°C (86.54°F). This makes August the hottest month of the year. The sun will occasionally show itself with 154 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Seoul 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.

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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 72 °F
Max Temperature 86 °F
Chance of Rain 47%
Precipitation 14 in
Rainy Days 14
Sunshine Hours 154

 

Where to stay in Seoul

Where to go in South Korea in August

Find out more about the weather in South Korea 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.

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Seoul

SUN   Dec 04
29°F | 25°F
NW 11 mph
Overcast

Overcast

MON   Dec 05
35°F | 27°F
NW 8 mph
TUE   Dec 06
40°F | 28°F
SW 10 mph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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