Weather on Dominican Republic in August

Tropical storms often occur during the month of August, and travelers who plan to vacation in the Dominican Republic at this time should be especially cautious. This month is also typically one of the warmest, with temperatures ranging from 76 to 86 degrees Fahrenheit.

Typical Weather in August

August temperatures in the Dominican Republic range from an average low of 76.0 degrees to an average high of 86.0 degrees

 

The Dominican Republic in August: Key Facts
Monthly Averages
High Low Rainfall
(inches)
No. of Days
with Rain
86.0° F 76.0° F 6.4 N.A.

During the early morning hours of an average August day in the Dominican Republic, you can expect the temperature will be in the vicinity of 77.9 degrees. The temperature will rise over the course of the typical August day, reaching somewhere around 86.2 degrees by early afternoon. By the early evening hours in August the temperature will generally fall to somewhere in the vicinity of 79.5 degrees. Overall, temperatures in the Dominican Republic during August average around 80.4 degrees.

 

August Temperatures in The Dominican Republic by Time of Day
Early Morning Late Morning Early Afternoon Late Afternoon Early Evening Overall
77.9° F 85.9° F 86.2° F 83.9° F 79.5° F 80.4° F

 

Rain

Rain is most likely to occur around 2:00 PM during the month of August, and it is least likely to occur around 2:00 AM. In the Dominican Republic during August, thunderstorms -- when they occur -- are most likely sometime around 5:00 PM.

 

August Rainfall in The Dominican Republic by Time of Day
  Percent Frequencies of Hourly Observations
Hour Rain
and/or
Drizzle
Thunder-
storms
2:00 AM 3.1 % 8.5 %
5:00 AM 3.7 % 10.5 %
8:00 AM 4.9 % 5.5 %
11:00 AM 8.4 % 5.1 %
2:00 PM 14.5 % 24.5 %
5:00 PM 13.3 % 39.2 %
8:00 PM 10.5 % 17.2 %
11:00 PM 8.7 % 12.5 %
ALL 8.8 % 16.1 %




 

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