Weather in August in Gabon

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in August in Gabon. Is this month a good time to go to Gabon? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Gabon in August?

The weather in Gabon in August is in general perfect.

In August the average maximum daytime temperatures are warm and range from 26°C (79°F) in Moanda to 28°C (82°F) in Lambarene. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 20°C (68°F) in Lambarene and 18°C (64°F) in Moanda. It is a very warm month in some areas, so be prepared and make sure to dress lightly.

Precipitation ranges from low in Port-Gentil with 6mm (0.2inch) rainfall to moderate in Bitam with 64mm (2.5inch) rainfall. In general it is also a dark month with an average of 89 hours of sunshine in Libreville during the whole month.

Where to go in Gabon in August

Find the average weather conditions in August for the most popular destinations in Gabon on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Gabon

What is the weather like in August for the 5 most popular destinations in Gabon?

Average weather in Libreville

In August Libreville generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (80°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (71°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Libreville
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
27°C / 80°F 
22°C / 72°F 
121 hours 
5mm / 0.2inch 
2 days 
27°C / 80°F 
22°C / 71°F 
89 hours 
17mm / 0.7inch 
5 days 
28°C / 82°F 
23°C / 74°F 
99 hours 
108mm / 4.3inch 
15 days 
Climate in Libreville

Average weather in Pointe Denis

In August Pointe Denis generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (80°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (71°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Pointe Denis
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
27°C / 80°F 
22°C / 72°F 
121 hours 
5mm / 0.2inch 
2 days 
27°C / 80°F 
22°C / 71°F 
89 hours 
17mm / 0.7inch 
5 days 
28°C / 82°F 
23°C / 74°F 
99 hours 
108mm / 4.3inch 
15 days 
Climate in Pointe Denis

Average weather in Port-Gentil

In August Port-Gentil generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 28°C (82°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (72°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Port-Gentil
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
26°C / 79°F 
21°C / 70°F 
165 hours 
2mm / 0.1inch 
1 day 
28°C / 82°F 
22°C / 72°F 
138 hours 
6mm / 0.2inch 
3 days 
28°C / 82°F 
23°C / 74°F 
127 hours 
33mm / 1.3inch 
9 days 
Climate in Port-Gentil

Average weather in Makokou

In August Makokou generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (79°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 18°C (64°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Makokou
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
25°C / 77°F 
18°C / 64°F 
55 hours 
8mm / 0.3inch 
2 days 
26°C / 79°F 
18°C / 64°F 
49 hours 
25mm / 1inch 
2 days 
28°C / 82°F 
19°C / 66°F 
85 hours 
145mm / 5.7inch 
10 days 
Climate in Makokou

Average weather in Mayumba

In August Mayumba generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (79°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Mayumba
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
26°C / 78°F 
19°C / 66°F 
1mm / 0inch 
1 day 
26°C / 79°F 
20°C / 68°F 
7mm / 0.3inch 
3 days 
27°C / 80°F 
21°C / 70°F 
45mm / 1.8inch 
14 days 
Climate in Mayumba

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Is August the best time to go to Gabon?

In our opinion August is one of the best times to visit Gabon with commonly perfect weather in Libreville.

On average the best time to visit Gabon is in June, July and August with generally perfect weather in Libreville. The worst months are February, March, April, October, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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