The climate in Murmansk during August can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.
August is in the summer in Murmansk and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 15°C (58°F), whilst at night 8°C (46°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||14.6°C 58.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||7.7°C 45.8°F|
|Average temperature||11.1°C 52°F|
|Daily sunshine||2.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||66 mm 2.6 ins|
|Rainy days||18 days|
|Sea temperature||10°C 49.9°F|
|Windspeed||14kph 9 mph|
On average August is the wettest month of the year in Murmansk with around 66mm 2.6 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 2.6 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 Murmansk in August 2021.
|Hottest month:||July||16.9°C 62.4°F|
|Driest month:||March||26mm 1ins|
|Coldest month:||January||-8.1°C 17.4°F|
|Wettest month:||August||66mm 2.6ins|