August weather forecast and climate
Victoria, Canada

August, the last month of the summer, in Victoria, is another pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 13.7°C (56.7°F) and 20.2°C (68.4°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 20.2°C (68.4°F).

Humidity

In Victoria, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

Rainfall

July and August are months with the least rain in Victoria when the rain falls for 2.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3mm (0.12") of rain.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Victoria.

Sea temperature

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: Swimming in 11.5°C (52.7°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Victoria, Canada, the average length of the day in August is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In Victoria, the average sunshine is 11.2h.

UV index

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in Victoria is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the warmest month in Victoria?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 20.2°C (68.4°F), are warmest months in Victoria, Canada.

What is the temperature in August in Victoria?

In August, in Victoria, the average high-temperature is 20.2°C (68.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.7°C (56.7°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Victoria?

In August, in Victoria, the rain falls for 2.3 days. Throughout August, 3mm (0.12") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Victoria?

Months with the least rainfall are July and August Rain falls for 2.3 days and accumulates 3mm (0.12") of rain.

When it does not snow in Victoria?

April through October are months without snowfall in Victoria, Canada.

What months are the sea warmest in Victoria?

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Victoria, Canada.

What is the water temperature in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, in August, the average water temperature is 11.5°C (52.7°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Victoria have in August?

The average length of the day in August is 14.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Victoria have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Victoria, Canada, is 11.2h.

What is the UV index reading in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 20.2°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 13.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (3.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

Average rainfall in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (37mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (8.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

Average snowfall in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (53mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in August: 11.5°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 11.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.5).

Average UV index in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).