Split weather in August (Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia)

Curious about the August weather in Split? This guide provides all the weather details you need.

In Split the weather in August is generally perfect, with high temperatures and moderate rainfall. August falls within the summer season. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 27°C (show in °F), while night temperatures can drop to 22°C. On average, it is the warmest month of the year. So be prepared and pack summer clothes. Embrace the warmth, but always stay equipped with your summer essentials to make the most of this toasty month.

Split in August usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 41 mm (show in inches) for the month. Typically around 9 days of rainfall is expected.

The weather is predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 318 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.

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

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


Split, monthly averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 21.5°C  
Max Temperature 27.3°C  
Water Temperature 24°C  
Chance of Rain 30%  
Precipitation 41 mm  
Rainy days 9 days  
Humidity 50%  
Windspeed 7 km/h  
Sunshine 318 hours  
Percentage Sunshine 79%  

Where to go in Croatia in August

Find out more about the weather in Croatia 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 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Split 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. ​ With a water temperature of around 24°C this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear. ​

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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