Lahore weather in August (Pakistan)

What can you expect from the weather in Lahore during August? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In August, Lahore generally has very high temperatures and high rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 36°C, while nights can cool down to about 27°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.

Lahore in August usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 154 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 11 days of rain.

The days are predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 228 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, August may not be the ideal month to visit Lahore. January, February, March, November and December typically offer the best circumstances. While April, June, July, August and September tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Lahore, monthly averages in August

Min Temperature 27°C  
Max Temperature 36°C  
Chance of Rain 37%  
Precipitation 154 mm  
Rainy days 11 days  
Humidity 69% *  
Sunshine 228 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Amritsar, India (50 KM, 31 Miles).

Where to go in Pakistan in August

Find out more about the weather in Pakistan 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 Lahore 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
8/10
Camping
7/10

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