Soufrière weather in August (Dominica)

How is the weather in Soufrière in August? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In August, Soufrière generally has high temperatures and high rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 29°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 26°C.

Soufrière in August usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 129 mm for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 21 days.

With around 240 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

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

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

 

Soufrière, monthly averages in August

Min Temperature 26°C  
Max Temperature 29°C  
Chance of Rain 69%  
Precipitation 129 mm  
Rainy days 21 days  
Humidity 71% *  
Sunshine 240 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Douglas-Charles Airport, Dominica (34 KM, 21 Miles).

Where to go in Dominica in August

Find out more about the weather in Dominica 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 Soufrière 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
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
7/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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