Victoria
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Victoria, Canada

August, the last month of the summer, in Victoria, is another pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 11.1°C (52°F) and 22.4°C (72.3°F).

Temperature

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 22.4°C (72.3°F), are the warmest months.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 56.7%.

Rainfall

In Victoria, it is raining for 5.2 days, with typically 23.8mm (0.9") of accumulated precipitation. In Victoria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 151.8 days and collects up to 845.5mm (33.3") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Victoria, Canada, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 396mm (15.6").

Sea temperature

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F), are months with the warmest seawater. Swimming in 11.5°C (52.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Victoria, Canada, is 14.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

In Victoria, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What are the warmest months in Victoria?

Warmest months in Victoria, Canada, are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 22.4°C (72.3°F).

What is the temperature in August in Victoria?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 22.4°C (72.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 11.1°C (52°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Victoria?

In August, the average relative humidity in Victoria, Canada, is 56.7%.

How many days does it rain in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, Canada, in August, during 5.2 rainfall days, 23.8mm (0.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What months are the sea warmest in Victoria?

August and September, with an average sea temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F), are months with the warmest seawater. At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, Canada, the average seawater temperature in August is 11.5°C (52.7°F). Swimming in 11.5°C (52.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, the average length of the day in August is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Victoria?

The average sunshine in August in Victoria, Canada, is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Victoria?

In Victoria, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average high temperature in August: 22.4°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 11.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (1.1°C).

Average humidity in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average humidity in August: 56.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (55.9%).

Average rainfall in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall in August: 23.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (148.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (17.9mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in August: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (18.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (5.2 days).

Average snowfall in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall in August: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (137mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in August: 11.5°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average daylight in August: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.9h).

Average UV index in August - Victoria, Canada
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).