The climate in Mar del Plata during August can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.
August is in the winter in Mar del Plata and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 13°C (56°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||13.4°C 56.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||3.8°C 38.8°F|
|Average temperature||8.6°C 47.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.4 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||54 mm 2.1 ins|
|Rainy days||8 days|
|Sea temperature||8.4°C 47.1°F|
|Windspeed||17.3kph 11 mph|
On average August is the driest month of the year in Mar del Plata with around 54mm 2.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 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 August 2020.
|Hottest month:||February||25°C 77°F|
|Driest month:||August||54mm 2.1ins|
|Coldest month:||July||12.1°C 53.8°F|
|Wettest month:||March||95mm 3.7ins|