Average weather in August in East London (Eastern Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in East London in August is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 78mm (3.1in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to East London with 234 hours of sun. August is known as one of the best months to visit East London.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to East London should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm. With a water temperature of around 19.0°C (66.2°F), this is a great month to swim so 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 Celsius

Min Temperature 50 °F
Max Temperature 69 °F
Water Temperature 66 °F
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 234

Where to stay in East London

What To Do

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

Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for East London (Eastern Cape)

FRI Dec 03
75°F | 60°F

Sunny

SAT Dec 04
67°F | 62°F

Moderate rain

SUN Dec 05
72°F | 66°F

Moderate rain

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