Suzhou Weather in August

The weather in August is similar to last month, with the highest maximum temperature being about 38℃/100.4℉. There are likely to be about 10 days with thunder showers altogether, and it often rains in the middle of the month.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
33 27 38 24
91.4 80.6 100.4 75.2

Sunny Days:  about 2 days
Cloudy Days: about 13 days
Snow Days: about 12 days
Overcast Days: about 4 days

What to wear and bring?

In early August
The minimum temperature early in the month stays at around 29℃/84.2℉, and the maximum temperature is between 29℃/84.2℉ and 38℃/100.4℉. It is recommended that you wear cool clothing such as short skirts, short pants and a T-shirt. Don’t forget to take rain gear in case of a thunder storm.

In mid-August
In mid-August, there are often thunder storms continuously for two or three days in a row, so you might need to stay inside as much as possible. You will need to bring rain gear, wear non-slippery shoes and a water-proof coat, and carry an umbrella.

In late August
Compared to mid-August, there are a couple of sunny days, when the maximum temperature is 36℃/96.8℉. It is a pleasant enough to wear short sleeves and short skirts. But don’t forget to watch out for sunburn. A hat, long sleeved shirt and moisturizing sunscreen lotion are a good choice. It may rain, so you’d better to take an umbrella in case it rains when you want to go out.

Historical Weather in August

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