The climate in Dhaka during August can be summarized as very hot, humid and very wet.
August is in the summer in Dhaka and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 26°C (79°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||32°C 89.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||26.2°C 79.2°F|
|Average temperature||29.1°C 84.4°F|
|Daily sunshine||2.4 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||315 mm 12.4 ins|
|Rainy days||15 days|
|Sea temperature||28.6°C 83.5°F|
|Windspeed||5.4kph 3 mph|
On average August is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Dhaka with around 315mm 12.4 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 2.4 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 Dhaka in August 2023.
|Hottest month:||September||32.2°C 90°F|
|Driest month:||January||6mm 0.2ins|
|Coldest month:||January||26°C 78.8°F|
|Wettest month:||June||377mm 14.8ins|