Average weather in August in Port Alfred (Eastern Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Port Alfred in August is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 78mm (3.1in). It rains on average a total of 7 days. 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 Port Alfred with 234 hours of sun. August is known as one of the best months to visit Port Alfred.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Port Alfred 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
* Climate data from: East London, South Africa (107 KM, 66 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Port Alfred

Where to go in South Africa in August

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

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Port Alfred (Eastern Cape)

FRI   Dec 02
74°F | 62°F
WSW 34 mph
0.01 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SAT   Dec 03
71°F | 60°F
SW 28 mph
0.02 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN   Dec 04
69°F | 65°F
E 22 mph
0.36 in
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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