Acapulco
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Acapulco, Mexico

Palm trees and a lovely white sandy beach in Acapulco, Mexico, with a distant view of the city structures and a mountain
Palm trees and a lovely white sandy beach in Acapulco, Mexico, with a distant view of the city structures and a mountain
The last month of the summer, August, is another hot month in Acapulco, Mexico, with average temperature ranging between max 32.2°C (90°F) and min 25.1°C (77.2°F).

Temperature

In Acapulco, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 32.2°C (90°F). The average low-temperature, in Acapulco, is 25.1°C (77.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in August is 76%.

Rainfall

In Acapulco, Mexico, in August, it is raining for 13.6 days, with typically 295.2mm (11.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 67.6 rainfall days, and 1336.8mm (52.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F). For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day in Acapulco is 12.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Acapulco is 7.4h.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Acapulco. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in August in Acapulco?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Acapulco, Mexico, is 32.2°C (90°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.1°C (77.2°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Acapulco?

In Acapulco, the average relative humidity in August is 76%.

How much does it rain in Acapulco in August?

In Acapulco, in August, during 13.6 rainfall days, 295.2mm (11.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Acapulco?

With an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater. For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

How warm is the water in August in Acapulco?

In Acapulco, Mexico, in August, the average water temperature is 30°C (86°F). For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

How many hours of daylight does Acapulco have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Acapulco, Mexico, is 12.7h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Acapulco?

The average sunshine in August is 7.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Acapulco?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in August in Acapulco?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Acapulco is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in August: 32.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.3°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and March (30.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 25.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (25.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.3°C).

Average humidity in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average humidity in August: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (72%).

Average rainfall in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in August: 295.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (309.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (2.2mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in August: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (14.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (0.2 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in August: 30°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (27.7°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average daylight in August: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.4h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average UV index in August - Acapulco, Mexico
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).