The climate in Hong Kong during August can be summarized as very hot, humid and very wet.
August is in the summer in Hong Kong and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 26°C (79°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.2°C 88.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||26.1°C 78.9°F|
|Average temperature||28.6°C 83.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||368 mm 14.5 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||28.8°C 83.8°F|
|Windspeed||8.6kph 5 mph|
On average August is the wettest month of the year in Hong Kong with around 368mm 14.5 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.1 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 Hong Kong in August 2022.
|Hottest month:||July||31.3°C 88.3°F|
|Driest month:||January||25mm 1ins|
|Coldest month:||January||18.4°C 65.1°F|
|Wettest month:||August||368mm 14.5ins|