Weather in Cote des Basques, Biarritz, France in August

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Visiting Cote des Basques, Biarritz, France in August

August is one of the best months to visit Cote des Basques 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 24°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. August has total rainfall of 0.4cm (0.2inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (78°F). August is an excellent month for swimming in Cote des Basques with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

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

August is another excellent month for beach activities at Cote des Basques, with hot and sunny days and warm water temperatures. Swimming, sunbathing, snorkeling, and diving are all enjoyable during this month. Surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing remain popular, although the waves may be slightly smaller than in previous months. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Cote des Basques in August?

Yes, August is a good time for sunbathing in Cote des Basques.

August has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. August has total rainfall of 0.4cm (0.2inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.5 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 Cote des Basques in August?

Yes, August is an excellent month for swimming in Cote des Basques with very warm sea temperatures 26°C (78°F).

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Cote des Basques?

Yes, August is a good time for a holiday in Cote des Basques.

August has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. August has total rainfall of 0.4cm (0.2inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (78°F). August is an excellent month for swimming in Cote des Basques with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Cote des Basques warm in August?

Yes, Cote des Basques is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in August.

The average maximum temperature in Cote des Basques in August is 24°C (76°F). The average maximum temperature is 24°C (75°) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Cote des Basques in August is 20°C (69°F). The average temperature is 20°C (69°F) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

More info about the August temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Cote des Basques in August?

The average day light hours per day in Cote des Basques in August are 14. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright.

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Crowds in Cote des Basques in August

August is the most crowded month at Cote des Basques, as it is the height of the summer season and many Europeans are on vacation. The beach is packed with people enjoying the sun, surf, and various activities. The French public holiday, Assumption Day (August 15th), also contributes to the crowds.

Temperature in Cote des Basques in August

The average maximum temperature in Cote des Basques in August is 24°C (76°F). The average maximum temperature is 24°C (75°F) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Cote des Basques in August is 20°C (69°F). The average temperature is 20°C (69°F) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Cote des Basques in August is 17°C (62°F). The minimum temperature is 17°C (62°F) in the previous month and 15°C (58°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Cote des Basques in August

During August the average day light hours are 14 per day in Cote des Basques. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Cote des Basques in August is typically 8.3 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 des Basques in August

The average sea water temperature in Cote des Basques in August is 25.7°C (78.3°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Cote des Basques in August

The average total rainfall in Cote des Basques in August is 0.4cm (0.2inches) and on average there are 13.5 rainy days in August making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Cote des Basques in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Cote des Basques in August is 18°C (65°F) which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 18°C (65°F) in the previous month and 17°C (17°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Cote des Basques in August is typically 93.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.6% in the previous month and 95% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Cote des Basques in August is typically 78.2%. The average relative humidity is 79.1% in the previous month and 79.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Cote des Basques in August

The average maximum wind speed in Cote des Basques in August is typically 22KM/H (13MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 20KM/H (12MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Cote des Basques in August is typically 9KM/H (6MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 8KM/H (5MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Cote des Basques in August is from the North West.

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