Weather in the Bahamas in August

The chance for severe weather increases during the month of August in The Bahamas and lasts until around September. Visitors should not be deterred by the threat of severe weather as there will still be plenty of sand and sun to enjoy during the month of August.

Typical Weather in August

August temperatures in The Bahamas range from an average low of 77.0 degrees to an average high of 89.0 degrees


The Bahamas in August: Key Facts
Monthly Averages
High Low Rainfall
No. of Days
with Rain
89.0° F 77.0° F 6.7 N.A.

On a typical August day, during the early morning hours you will probably find the temperature will be around 80.5 degrees. Temperatures in The Bahamas typically rise during the day, to an average of 86.9 degrees in the early afternoon. By the early evening hours in August the temperature will generally fall to somewhere in the vicinity of 82.1 degrees. Temperatures in The Bahamas average around 82.4 degrees during August.


August Temperatures in The Bahamas by Time of Day
Early Morning Late Morning Early Afternoon Late Afternoon Early Evening Overall
80.5° F 85.8° F 86.9° F 85.8° F 82.1° F 82.4° F



During August, rain is most likely to occur around 1:00 PM, and least likely to occur around 4:00 AM. To the extent thunderstorms occur in The Bahamas during August, they are most likely to occur around 4:00 PM, as shown in the following table.


August Rainfall in The Bahamas by Time of Day
  Percent Frequencies of Hourly Observations
Hour Rain
1:00 AM 12.2 % 5.6 %
4:00 AM 9.2 % 6.5 %
7:00 AM 13 % 5.1 %
10:00 AM 16.2 % 6.3 %
1:00 PM 17.6 % 10.2 %
4:00 PM 16.3 % 10.3 %
7:00 PM 12.1 % 6.1 %
10:00 PM 14.6 % 4.9 %
ALL 13.9 % 6.9 %


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