August weather forecast and climate
Tampa, FL

The Hillsborough River flowing under the bridge in Tampa, Florida, with a beautiful skyline above
The Hillsborough River flowing under the bridge in Tampa, Florida, with a beautiful skyline above
August is the hottest and wettest month, during which the mercury crosses 90°F (32.2°C) daily, and the rain registers 7.3" (185.4mm).
It is hurricane season in Tampa with an average of 16 days of rain and indeed a season to avoid visits. Storms sometimes bring torrential rain and gusty winds that are not worth the discounts on an off-season holiday package.
It is disheartening to be stuck in the hotel and to monitor weather updates during a vacation in such a beautiful place.
Average temperature in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average high temperature in August: 90.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (69.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 76.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (76.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (51.6°F).

Average humidity in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average humidity in August: 78.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (78.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (69%).

Average rainfall in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average rainfall in August: 7.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (7.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (1.5").

Average rainfall days in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (4.9 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average sea temperature in August: 86.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (64.8°F).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

Average UV index in August - Tampa, FL
  • Average UV index in August: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 4).

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