Margate Weather in August

What's the weather like in Margate (KwaZulu-Natal) in August 2023?

The climate in Margate during August can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.

August is in the winter in Margate and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 21°C (70°F), whilst at night 12°C (54°F) is normal.

Margate weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 21.2°C 70.2°F
Nightly temperature 12.3°C 54.1°F
Average temperature 16.8°C 62.2°F
Daily sunshine 8.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 59 mm 2.3 ins
Rainy days 6 days
Sea temperature 21.5°C 70.8°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 11.8kph 7 mph

On average August is the 3rd driest month of the year in Margate with around 59mm 2.3 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.1 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Margate

Margate average temperature in August

August rainfall

Margate average rain in August

August hourly sunshine

Margate average rain in August

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 Margate in August 2023.

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Margate weather stats

Margate weather statistics
Hottest month: February 25.6°C 78.1°F
Driest month: June 30mm 1.2ins
Sunniest month: July 8.2hrs
Coldest month: July 20.8°C 69.4°F
Wettest month: March 145mm 5.7ins
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