Carrickfergus Weather in August

What's the weather like in Carrickfergus (N Ireland) in August 2024?

The climate in Carrickfergus during August can be summarized as mild and a little damp.

August is in the summer in Carrickfergus and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 18°C (64°F), whilst at night 11°C (51°F) is normal.

Carrickfergus weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 17.7°C 63.9°F
Nightly temperature 10.7°C 51.3°F
Average temperature 14.2°C 57.6°F
Daily sunshine 5.3 hrs
Avg rainfall 87 mm 3.4 ins
Rainy days 17 days
Sea temperature 14.9°C 58.8°F
Humidity 87%
Windspeed 17.3kph 11 mph

On average August is the 6th wettest month of the year in Carrickfergus with around 87mm 3.4 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 5.3 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus average temperature in August

August rainfall

Carrickfergus average rain in August

August hourly sunshine

Carrickfergus average rain in August

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 Carrickfergus in August 2024.

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Carrickfergus weather stats

Carrickfergus weather statistics
Hottest month: July 17.8°C 64°F
Driest month: April 57mm 2.2ins
Sunniest month: May 6.7hrs
Coldest month: January 6.4°C 43.5°F
Wettest month: October 102mm 4ins
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