Chengdu Weather in August

It rains a lot in August, and this can bring the minimum temperature down to 20°C/68°F, but the maximum temperature stays at around 33°C/91.4°F.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
30 22 35 20
86 71.6 95 68

Sunny Days: about 2 days

Cloudy Days: about 4 days

Rainy Days: about 18 days

Overcast Days: about 7 days

What to wear and bring?

Early August

The maximum temperature early in the month stays at around 33°C/91.4°F, except for the couple of days which have moderate rain. You need to avoid falling by wearing suitable shoes because the ground is often wet and slippery. It is recommended that you wear cool clothes and carry an umbrella during this time.

Mid-August

Compared to early August, the temperatures of this period are even lower. The minimum temperature can reach 21°C/69.8°F. And there are also a lot of rainy days. Wearing cool clothes and light coats are necessary. Do not forget to bring rain gear.

Late August

The weather is similar to the middle of August, and the heaviest rainy days are in this period. You should be careful when you go out. Wearing cool clothes and staying indoors out of the rain is recommended.

Historical Chengdu Weather in August

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By Shirley Li
Web Editor