The climate in Kaohsiung during August can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
August is in the summer in Kaohsiung and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 24°C (76°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.3°C 88.3°F|
|Nightly temperature||24.3°C 75.7°F|
|Average temperature||27.8°C 82°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||436 mm 17.2 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||29°C 84.1°F|
|Windspeed||12.6kph 8 mph|
On average August is the wettest month of the year in Kaohsiung with around 436mm 17.2 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 7.6 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 Kaohsiung in August 2023.
|Hottest month:||July||31.7°C 89.1°F|
|Driest month:||January||46mm 1.8ins|
|Coldest month:||February||23.4°C 74.1°F|
|Wettest month:||August||436mm 17.2ins|