August weather forecast and climate
Rome, Italy

The sun rising above the Colosseum in Rome Italy
The sun rising above the Colosseum in Rome Italy

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Rome, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18.3°C (64.9°F) and an average high of 30.6°C (87.1°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 30.6°C (87.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 18.3°C (64.9°F).

Rainfall

In Rome, it is raining for 3.3 days, with typically 36.8mm (1.45") of accumulated precipitation. In Rome, Italy, during the entire year, the rain falls for 79.4 days and collects up to 804.3mm (31.67") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Rome, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9.6h.

UV index

In Rome, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 8 in August transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Rome?

The warmest month in Rome, Italy, is August, with an average high-temperature of 30.6°C (87.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 18.3°C (64.9°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Rome?

In August, the rain falls for 3.3 days. Throughout August, 36.8mm (1.45") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Rome have in August?

In Rome, the average length of the day in August is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Rome?

In August, the average sunshine in Rome, Italy, is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Rome?

In Rome, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Rome, Italy

Average temperature in August - Rome, Italy
  • Average high temperature in August: 30.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 18.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.1°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Rome, Italy

Average rainfall in August - Rome, Italy
  • Average rainfall in August: 36.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (115.4mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (19.2mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Rome, Italy

Average rainfall days in August - Rome, Italy
  • Average rainfall days in August: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (9.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (2.1 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Rome, Italy

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Rome, Italy
  • Average daylight in August: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average UV index in August
Rome, Italy

Average UV index in August - Rome, Italy
  • Average UV index in August: 8

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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