Average Weather August in Zanzibar City (Zanzibar), Tanzania

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Zanzibar City in August is 19.0°C (66.2°F). August is a dry month with an average of 27mm (1.1in) rain. August is the driest month of the year. The average maximum temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F). With a water temperature of around 25.0°C (77°F), this is a great month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Zanzibar City. It has 242 hours of sun.

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Zanzibar City might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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For other monthly weather averages and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Min Temperature 66.2 °F
Max Temperature 84.2 °F
Water Temperature 77 °F
Chance of Rain 16.7%
Precipitation 1.1 in
Rainy Days 5
Sunshine Hours 242

What To Do

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

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

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