Weather in Okanagan, Canada in August

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Visiting Okanagan, Canada in August

August is one of the best months to visit Okanagan for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

August has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.7hrs making the days long and bright. August has total rainfall of 3.1cm (1.2inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 11.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. Sea temperatures are a cold 17°C (63°F). August is too cold for swimming in Okanagan for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Also consider visiting Okanagan in one of the other best months of June, July, September, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Okanagan in August?

Yes, August is a good time for sunbathing in Okanagan.

August has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.7hrs making the days long and bright. August has total rainfall of 3.1cm (1.2inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 11.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about August temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Okanagan in August?

No, August is too cold for swimming in Okanagan for any length of time, with the sea water at 17°C (63°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Okanagan?

Yes, August is a good time for a holiday in Okanagan.

August has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.7hrs making the days long and bright. August has total rainfall of 3.1cm (1.2inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 11.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. Sea temperatures are a cold 17°C (63°F). August is too cold for swimming in Okanagan for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Okanagan warm in August?

Yes, Okanagan is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in August.

The average maximum temperature in Okanagan in August is 30°C (86°F). The average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°) in the previous month and 24°C (76°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Okanagan in August is 22°C (72°F). The average temperature is 23°C (74°F) in the previous month and 17°C (63°F) in the next month.

More info about the August temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Okanagan in August?

The average day light hours per day in Okanagan in August are 14.4. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.7hrs making the days long and bright.

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Temperature in Okanagan in August

The average maximum temperature in Okanagan in August is 30°C (86°F). The average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°F) in the previous month and 24°C (76°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Okanagan in August is 22°C (72°F). The average temperature is 23°C (74°F) in the previous month and 17°C (63°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Okanagan in August is 15°C (58°F). The minimum temperature is 15°C (60°F) in the previous month and 10°C (49°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Okanagan in August

During August the average day light hours are 14.4 per day in Okanagan. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.7hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Okanagan in August is typically 8 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 Okanagan in August

The average sea water temperature in Okanagan in August is 17°C (62.6°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Okanagan in August

The average total rainfall in Okanagan in August is 3.1cm (1.2inches) and on average there are 11.5 rainy days in August making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Okanagan in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Okanagan in August is 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 11°C (11°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Okanagan in August is typically 79.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 77.1% in the previous month and 85.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Okanagan in August is typically 50.8%. The average relative humidity is 46.9% in the previous month and 58.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Okanagan in August

The average maximum wind speed in Okanagan in August is typically 15KM/H (9MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 16KM/H (10MPH) in the previous month and 14KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Okanagan in August is typically 6KM/H (4MPH). The average wind speed is 7KM/H (4MPH) in the previous month and 6KM/H (3MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Okanagan in August is from the North-Northeast.

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