Spain weather

Our guide to the weather in Spain destination during August

34

Average high

7

UV Index

17mm

Monthly rainfall

32%

Humidity

We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Spain, covering the last 12 years up to 2023, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Spain weather in August.

How hot is it in Spain during August?

The temperature reaches around 34℃ during the daytime in August, falling away to 21℃ at night. The UV index will be high at this time of year, so protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Try to limit exposure between 10am and 4pm. Apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every few hours, even if it's cloudy, or more frequently after sweating or swimming, and wear UV-blocking sunglasses too, and bear in mind that bright surfaces, such as sand and water increase UV exposure.

Does it rain in Spain during August?

On average, in August you'll see rain on just one day in the month. In other words, you shouldn't see any of the wet stuff. There's a small chance that you'll catch a thunderstorm during your trip.

Is it windy in Spain during August?

You're unlikely to experience any strong winds. Expect a light breeze that picks up slightly at times in August. With moderate humidity, any breeze will have a welcome cooling effect.

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