Average weather in August in Bergen (Hordaland), Norway

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Bergen in August is 12.0°C (53.6°F). August falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 190mm (7.5in). You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). This makes August the hottest month of the year. The sun will occasionally show itself with 132 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Bergen should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. With a water temperature of around 14.0°C (57.2°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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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 12 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Water Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 67%
Precipitation 190mm
Rainy Days 20
Sunshine Hours 132

Where to stay in Bergen

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
6/10
Camping
6/10

Weather Forecasts for Bergen (Hordaland)

MON Dec 06
1°C | -1°C

Light freezing rain

TUE Dec 07
0°C | -2°C

Light freezing rain

WED Dec 08
-1°C | -3°C

Partly cloudy

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