Weather in Cote d'Azur, France in August

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August is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Cote d'Azur. August is a good month for swimming in Cote d'Azur with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Cote d'Azur in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Cote d'Azur in August

The average maximum temperature in Cote d'Azur in August is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average temperature in Cote d'Azur in August is 24°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Cote d'Azur in August is 20°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in Cote d'Azur in August

The average day light hours per day in Cote d'Azur in August are 14 and there are 10.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Cote d'Azur in August is typically 8.2 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Cote d'Azur in August

The average sea water temperature in Cote d'Azur in August is 23.3° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Cote d'Azur in August

The average total rainfall in Cote d'Azur in August is 0.8cm and on average there are 4.1 rainy days in August making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Cote d'Azur in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Cote d'Azur in August is 19° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 19° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Cote d'Azur in August is typically 80.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 80.4% in the previous month and 82.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Cote d'Azur in August is typically 62%. The average relative humidity is 62.2% in the previous month and 65.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Cote d'Azur in August

The average maximum wind speed in Cote d'Azur in August is typically 23kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Cote d'Azur in August is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Cote d'Azur in August is from the South East.

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