Madrid
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Madrid, Spain

Cibeles fountain in front of the towering Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid, Spain, on a beautiful summer day
Cibeles fountain in front of the towering Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid, Spain, on a beautiful summer day
August is a hot and dry summer month in Madrid, with the average high temperatures of 31.7°C (89.1°F). The days are sunny and bright, with low humidity and negligible rainfall. Nights average 18.9°C (66°F) and are surprisingly mild even though the days are hot during the summer.
Madrid has many aqueducts and fountains that offer cold water and shade in their vicinity to beat the summer heat. August days are lovely to venture to the rivers and lakes and explore swimming spots, although it is tough to find one without a sizeable crowd.

What is the temperature in August in Madrid?

In August, in Madrid, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F).

How much does it rain in Madrid in August?

In Madrid, Spain, in August, during 2 rainfall days, 10mm (0.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Madrid?

The month with the least rainfall in Madrid is August when the rain falls for 2 days and typically collects 10mm (0.4") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Madrid have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Madrid is 13.7h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Madrid?

In August, the average sunshine in Madrid, Spain, is 10.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in August in Madrid?

In Madrid, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Madrid, Spain
  • Average high temperature in August: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 18.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.7°C).

Average rainfall in August - Madrid, Spain
  • Average rainfall in August: 10mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (60mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (10mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Madrid, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in August: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April, May, October, November and December (7 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (2 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Madrid, Spain
  • Average daylight in August: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 10.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in August - Madrid, Spain
  • Average UV index in August: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).