August Weather in Belize:
Average Temperature, Rain, Sunshine & Humidity

The tables below list the typical August temperatures (in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius) and rainfall (in total days, inches and millimetres) for cities and towns in Belize. All the temperature and precipitation numbers are monthly averages of weather measurements collected from 1991 to 2020. The number days with wet weather counts the days when rainfall amounts to over 1 millimetre (0.04 inches).

There's also information on this month's average sunshine and humidity levels in Belize City. Plus there's data here on the likelihoods of named tropical storms and hurricanes approaching Belize during August.


Average August temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
89 78 Belize City 32 25
91 74 Belmopan 33 23
90 75 Dangira 32 24
92 74 Orange Walk 34 23
90 73 Punta Gorda 32 23


Total monthly precipitation averages for August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
14 Belize City 7.7 195
14 Belmopan 8.9 226
16 Dangira 8.5 216
13 Libertad 6.0 152
12 Orange Walk 7.3 185
20 Punta Gorda 24.8 630

Sunshine — Belize City gets 241 hours of sunshine on average in August, equal to 8 sunny hours a day.

Humidity — Belize City has an average relative humidity in the afternoon during August of 74 percent.

Hurricanes and Tropical Storms

The chances of a named tropical storm approaching within 100 miles (165 km) during August ranges from 6 percent for northern Belize to 2 percent for the southern coast.

There's a 2 percent probability that a hurricane will approach that close this month. The likelihood of a major category 3 to 5 hurricane reaching the area is 1 percent.


Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory. Hurricane Research Division

National Meteorological Service of Belize. Climatology (1991-2020).

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. WMO Climate Normals. Station Data Files. Index of /archive/arc0216/0253808/1.1/data/0-data/Region-4-WMO-Normals-9120/Belize.

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

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