Precipitation in South Korea in August

In South Korea in August precipitation ranges from heavy in Pohang with 173mm (6.8inch) rainfall to heavy in Pyeongchang with 376mm (15inch) rainfall. August is a summer month in South Korea.

Where and how much does it rain in South Korea in August

Find the average total precipitation in August for the most popular destinations in South Korea on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3inch) precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5inch) - 160 mm (6.3inch). Moderate: 30mm (1.2inch) - 90mm (3.5inch. Low: 5mm (0.2inch) - 30mm (1.2inch).

  • How much does it rain in South Korea in August?
  • In general in August rainfall is very high in Seoul, falling frequently during the month. So the weather can be unpredictable from moment to moment. Most rain in South Korea in August falls in Pyeongchang with an average of 376mm (15inch). The least amount of rain in August falls in Pohang with an average of 173mm (6.8inch).

  • What is the wettest city in August in South Korea?
  • The wettest location is Pyeongchang with an average precipitation of 376mm (15inch) according to our data.

  • What is the driest city in August in South Korea?
  • According to our data the driest location is Pohang with an average precipitation of 173mm (6.8inch).

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