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Lurgan weather in August (County Armagh, Ireland)

Curious about the August weather in Lurgan? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

Temperatures

In Lurgan the weather in August is generally perfect, characterized by pleasant temperatures and moderate rainfall. August is a summer month. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 20°C. But by evening, they drop to around 12°C.

Precipitation

Lurgan in August usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 89 mm for the month. With this being the wettest month, keeping an umbrella on hand might save you from getting wet from a sudden shower. Typically around 19 days of rainfall is expected.

Average sunshine

The area enjoys a balanced 139 hours of sunlight. Ensuring it's neither too overcast nor too sunny.

So this is a great month to visit if you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures. July and August typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, January, February and December tend to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Lurgan, monthly averages in August

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 12°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 20°C  
Water TemperatureWater Temperature 13°C *  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 62%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 89 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 19 days  
HumidityHumidity 89% *  
WindspeedWindspeed 14 km/h *  
SunshineSunshine 139 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 29% *  
* Data from: Belfast, Ireland (21 KM, 13 Miles).

Where to go in Ireland in August

Find out more about the weather in Ireland and which places have the best travel 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 this month?

For visitors traveling to Lurgan, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes. With a water temperature of around 13°C there is no need to bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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