Average weather in August in Banff (Alberta), Canada

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Banff in August is 7.0°C (44.6°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 63mm (2.5in). It rains on average a total of 15 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 21.5°C (70.7°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Banff with 215 hours of sun. August is known as one of the best months to visit Banff.


So what to wear in August? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. 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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 7 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 50%
Precipitation 63mm
Rainy Days 15
Sunshine Hours 215

 

Where to stay in Banff

Where to go in Canada in August

Find out more about the weather in Canada 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
8/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Banff (Alberta)

MON   Oct 03
21°C | 4°C
SW 8 kmph
TUE   Oct 04
20°C | 5°C
SW 8 kmph
WED   Oct 05
17°C | 2°C
ESE 9 kmph

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