Lyon Weather in August

What's the weather like in Lyon, France in August 2018?

The climate in Lyon during August can be summarized as warm and reasonably dry.

August is in the summer in Lyon and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 26°C (78°F), whilst at night 14°C (58°F) is normal.

Lyon weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 25.7°C 78.2°F
Nightly temperature 14.4°C 57.8°F
Average temperature 20°C 68°F
Daily sunshine 9 hrs
Avg rainfall 77 mm 3 ins
Rainy days 11 days
Sea temperature 22.2°C 71.9°F
Humidity 67%
Windspeed 9.7kph 6 mph

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Lyon with around 77mm 3 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Lyon

August rainfall

August hourly sunshine

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 August 2018.

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Lyon weather stats

Lyon weather statistics
Hottest month: July 26.3°C 79.3°F
Driest month: January 58mm 2.3ins
Sunniest month: July 10.2hrs
Coldest month: January 5.6°C 42.1°F
Wettest month: May 89mm 3.5ins
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