Average weather in August in Punta Cana (Greater Santo Domingo), Dominican Republic

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Punta Cana in August is 24.9°C (76.82°F). The amount of rain in August is high with an average of 105mm (4.1in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.8°C (87.44°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Punta Cana with 271 hours of sun.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Punta Cana 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 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 Celsius

Min Temperature 76 °F
Max Temperature 87 °F
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 271

 

Where to stay in Punta Cana

Where to go in Dominican Republic in August

Find out more about the weather in Dominican Republic 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.

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Punta Cana (Greater Santo Domingo)

TUE   Nov 29
85°F | 76°F
NE 14 mph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

WED   Nov 30
84°F | 75°F
ENE 15 mph
0.18 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU   Dec 01
82°F | 75°F
NE 17 mph
0.09 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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