Punta del Este Weather in August

What's the weather like in Punta del Este (Maldonado) in August 2021?

The climate in Punta del Este during August can be summarized as mild and a little damp.

August is in the winter in Punta del Este and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 15°C (59°F), whilst at night 9°C (47°F) is normal.

Punta del Este weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 15.2°C 59.3°F
Nightly temperature 8.5°C 47.2°F
Average temperature 11.8°C 53.2°F
Daily sunshine 5.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 95 mm 3.7 ins
Rainy days 10 days
Sea temperature 12°C 53.5°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 18.4kph 11 mph

On average August is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Punta del Este with around 95mm 3.7 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Punta del Este

Punta del Este average temperature in August

August rainfall

Punta del Este average rain in August

August hourly sunshine

Punta del Este 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 Punta del Este in August 2021.

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Punta del Este weather stats

Punta del Este weather statistics
Hottest month: January 25.9°C 78.6°F
Driest month: December 67mm 2.6ins
Sunniest month: December 9.8hrs
Coldest month: July 14.5°C 58.1°F
Wettest month: September 95mm 3.7ins
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