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Taichung weather in August (Taichung Municipality, Taiwan)

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

Temperatures

In August, Taichung typically experiences very high temperatures and heavy rainfall. August falls within the summer season. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 31°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 24°C. Bear in mind, these are average temperatures, and it can get even warmer on particular days. Make sure to choose clothing that accommodates the warmth.

Precipitation

Taichung in August falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 388 mm for the month. This month marks the year's heaviest rainfall, with frequent intense showers. It's advisable to be prepared with appropriate rain gear to stay dry. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 16 days of rain are anticipated.

Average sunshine

With around 191 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 Taichung. January, October, November and December typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, June, July, August and September tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

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

 

Taichung, monthly averages in August

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 24°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 31°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 54%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 388 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 16 days  
HumidityHumidity 79%  
SunshineSunshine 191 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Taiwan in August

Find out more about the weather in Taiwan 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?

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.

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

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