Singapore weather in August (Singapore)
Planning a trip to Singapore in August? This guide provides all the details you need.
In August, Singapore generally has
very high temperatures
and heavy rainfall.
Anticipate daytime temperatures around 30°C (show in °F),
while night temperatures can drop to 26°C.
While these temperatures are typical, some days might be even hotter. Always be prepared for the unexpected spikes in warmth. Dressing in lightweight and breathable outfits will help you stay cool. Don't forget to stay hydrated and wear sun protection to handle the heat better.
Singapore in August falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 176 mm (show in inches) for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 13 days of the month will see rainfall.
The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 181 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.
So this is a great month to visit if you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures. February, August and September typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, April, May, June, October, November and December tend to have less optimal conditions.
For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Singapore climate page with graphs.
Singapore, monthly averages in August
Where to go in Singapore in AugustFind out more about the weather in Singapore in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.
So, what should you wear in Singapore in August?It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. However, there's a good chance of rain, so bring a raincoat just in case. With a water temperature of around 28°C this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.
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