Guangzhou Weather in August

August is also one of the hottest months in Guangzhou, with the average temperature reaching 31℃/87.8℉. However, there is a lot of rainfall during this month.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
31 21 35 24
87.8 77.0 95.0 75.2

Cloudy Days: 7 days
Overcast Days: 4 days
Rainy Days: 20 days

What to wear and bring

Early August
In early August, the overall temperature is generally 27℃/80.6℉ – 33℃/91.4℉. As most of the days are rainy days, it is recommended to wear a short sleeved shirt with short pants, a skirt and a lightweight coat, etc. and bring rain gear.

Mid-August
It is cool in the middle of the month, when the temperature is between 25℃/77℉ and 30℃/86℉. And there are mostly rainy days. It is recommended to wear shorts and a vest, or a short dress.

Late August
In late August, there are a lot of rainy days, but the highest temperature still stays around 34℃/93.2℉. It is recommended that you wear cool clothing such as a vest, a skirt and lightweight pants. Because of rainy days, the ground is often wet and slippery, and you need to avoid falling by wearing reliable shoes.

Historical Guangzhou Weather in August

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