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Visiting Bark Bay, Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand in August

August has average maximum temperatures of 10°C (51°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 44% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 16.1cm (6.3inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Bark Bay. Sea temperatures are a cold 12°C (54°F). August is too cold for swimming in Bark Bay for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Bark Bay in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

August remains cold and wet, with the winter weather continuing. Swimming and sunbathing are not ideal during this month, but water sports enthusiasts may still find opportunities for snorkeling, diving, surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing on the calmer and sunnier days. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Bark Bay in August?

No, August is not a good time for sunbathing in Bark Bay.

August has average maximum temperatures of 10°C (51°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 44% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 16.1cm (6.3inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

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Can you swim in Bark Bay in August?

No, August is too cold for swimming in Bark Bay for any length of time, with the sea water at 12°C (54°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

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Is August a good time to holiday in Bark Bay?

No, August is not a good time for a holiday in Bark Bay.

August has average maximum temperatures of 10°C (51°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 44% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 16.1cm (6.3inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Bark Bay. Sea temperatures are a cold 12°C (54°F). August is too cold for swimming in Bark Bay for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Bark Bay warm in August?

No, Bark Bay is too cold for sunbathing in August.

The average maximum temperature in Bark Bay in August is 10°C (51°F). The average maximum temperature is 10°C (50°) in the previous month and 14°C (58°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Bark Bay in August is 7°C (45°F). The average temperature is 6°C (44°F) in the previous month and 10°C (50°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Bark Bay in August?

The average day light hours per day in Bark Bay in August are 10.5. The sunshine percentage is 44% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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Crowds in Bark Bay in August

As winter starts to transition into spring, Bark Bay remains relatively quiet in August. There may be a slight increase in visitors compared to June and July, but the beach is still far from crowded.

Temperature in Bark Bay in August

The average maximum temperature in Bark Bay in August is 10°C (51°F). The average maximum temperature is 10°C (50°F) in the previous month and 14°C (58°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Bark Bay in August is 7°C (45°F). The average temperature is 6°C (44°F) in the previous month and 10°C (50°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Bark Bay in August is 4°C (39°F). The minimum temperature is 3°C (37°F) in the previous month and 6°C (43°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Bark Bay in August

During August the average day light hours are 10.5 per day in Bark Bay. The sunshine percentage is 44% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Bark Bay in August is typically 2.7 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Bark Bay in August

The average sea water temperature in Bark Bay in August is 12.3°C (54.1°F) which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Bark Bay in August

The average total rainfall in Bark Bay in August is 16.1cm (6.3inches) and on average there are 14.2 rainy days in August making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

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