August weather forecast
Mossel Bay, South Africa

Weather in August

August, the last month of the winter in Mossel Bay, is another comfortable month, with an average temperature ranging between min 12°C (53.6°F) and max 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

During August, Mossel Bay regularly aggregates up to 36mm (1.42") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Mossel Bay, 427mm (16.81") of rain is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater in Mossel Bay is August, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Mossel Bay is 10h and 53min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:24 and sunset at 17:51. On the last day of August, in Mossel Bay, South Africa, sunrise is at 06:51 and sunset at 18:12 SAST.
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FAQ

What are the coldest months in Mossel Bay?

The coldest months in Mossel Bay, South Africa, are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 17°C (62.6°F).

How much does it rain in Mossel Bay in August?

During August, Mossel Bay regularly aggregates up to 36mm (1.42") of precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Mossel Bay?

August is the month with the coldest seawater in Mossel Bay, South Africa, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F).

What is the sea temperature in August in Mossel Bay?

In Mossel Bay, the average seawater temperature in August is 16°C (60.8°F). Swimming in 16°C (60.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Mossel Bay have in August?

In Mossel Bay, the average day length in August is 10h and 53min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Mossel Bay?

In August, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:24 and sunset at 17:51. On the last day of the month, in Mossel Bay, South Africa, sunrise is at 06:51 and sunset at 18:12 SAST.

Average temperature in August
Mossel Bay, South Africa

Average temperature in August - Mossel Bay, South Africa
  • Average high temperature in August: 17°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (23°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (17°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 12°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (12°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Mossel Bay, South Africa

Average rainfall in August - Mossel Bay, South Africa
  • Average rainfall in August: 36mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are March and September (41mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (30mm).

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Average sea temperature in August
Mossel Bay, South Africa

Average sea temperature in August - Mossel Bay, South Africa
  • Average sea temperature in August: 16°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is January (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (16°C).

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Average daylight in August
Mossel Bay, South Africa

Average daylight in August - Mossel Bay, South Africa
  • Average daylight in August: 10h and 53min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9h and 55min).

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