Average weather in August in Calgary (Alberta), Canada

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Calgary in August is 9.0°C (48.2°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 58mm (2.3in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 22.9°C (73.22°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Calgary with 282 hours of sun. August is known as one of the best months to visit Calgary.


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 9 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 58mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 282

Where to stay in Calgary

What To Do

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

Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Calgary (Alberta)

TUE Jan 18
-16°C | -21°C
Moderate or heavy snow showers

Moderate or heavy snow showers

WED Jan 19
-11°C | -21°C
Freezing fog

Freezing fog

THU Jan 20
3°C | -13°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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