The climate in Mombasa during August can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.
August is in the winter in Mombasa and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (83°F), whilst at night 20°C (69°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||28.1°C 82.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||20.3°C 68.5°F|
|Average temperature||24.2°C 75.6°F|
|Daily sunshine||8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||64 mm 2.5 ins|
|Rainy days||13 days|
|Sea temperature||25.5°C 77.8°F|
|Windspeed||16.6kph 10 mph|
On average August is the 4th driest month of the year in Mombasa with around 64mm 2.5 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Mombasa in August 2023.
|Hottest month:||March||32.5°C 90.5°F|
|Driest month:||February||17mm 0.7ins|
|Coldest month:||July||27.6°C 81.7°F|
|Wettest month:||May||274mm 10.8ins|