The climate in Cork during August can be summarized as mild and a little damp.
August is in the summer in Cork and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 19°C (65°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||18.6°C 65.4°F|
|Nightly temperature||11.3°C 52.3°F|
|Average temperature||14.9°C 58.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||84 mm 3.3 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||16.8°C 62.2°F|
|Windspeed||16.9kph 11 mph|
On average August is the 5th driest month of the year in Cork with around 84mm 3.3 inches of rain making it a a little damp 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 5.5 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 Cork in August 2022.
|Hottest month:||July||18.7°C 65.7°F|
|Driest month:||June||61mm 2.4ins|
|Coldest month:||February||8.1°C 46.6°F|
|Wettest month:||December||120mm 4.7ins|