Banff weather in August (Alberta, Canada)
You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in August.
The average maximum daytime temperature in Banff in August lies at 21.5°C (70.7°F).
The average minimum temperature is 7.0°C (44.6°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).
The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 63mm (2.5 inches). There are generally around 15 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Banff with 215 hours of sun during the entire month. 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. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well.
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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.
Monthly Averages in August
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Where to stay in Banff
Where to go in Canada in AugustFind out more about the weather in Canada in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.
Weather Forecasts for Banff (Alberta)
overcast and slight sleet
half cloudy and slight snow
broken clouds and no rain
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