Bocas Town weather in August (Bocas del Toro, Panama)

How is the weather in Bocas Town in August? This guide provides all the details you need.

In August, Bocas Town generally has high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 30°C. But by evening, they drop to around 25°C.

Keep in mind that while these are the average temperatures, there can be days that are even hotter. It's essential to be prepared for such heat. Wearing light, breathable fabrics and protecting yourself from the sun's intensity with hats or shades can make a difference. Hydration is key, so remember to drink plenty of water, especially if you find yourself outdoors for extended periods.

Bocas Town in August falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 285 mm for the month. Typically around 23 days of rainfall is expected.

The city usually sees around 150 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, August may not be the ideal month to visit Bocas Town. February and March generally stand out with the best circumstances. While May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Bocas Town climate page with graphs.

 

Bocas Town, monthly averages in August

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 25°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 30°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 76%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 285 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 23 days  
HumidityHumidity 82% *  
SunshineSunshine 150 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Boquete, Panama (64 KM, 40 Miles).

Where to go in Panama in August

Find out more about the weather in Panama in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Bocas Town in August?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. However, there's a good chance of rain, so bring a raincoat just in case.

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
7/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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