Weather Averages for Copenhagen in August
Averages for Copenhagen in August
Officially, it is still summer in August but the days have started to become shorter at an average of 12 hours of
sunshine per day. However, the temperature is still at a steady 170
C from the previous month.
Copenhagen's Summer Baroque happens every mid-August during which classical concerts will be held for a period of three days. Also in August is the Cultural Harbour, a series of cultural events held on and around the harbors of Copenhagen. The locals and tourists learn more about Copenhagen by participating in a program of music, dance, theatre and sports activities.
Nine days in August Copenhagen celebrates the Copenhagen Pride and the hosts are the LGBT communities who line up fun events. The culmination or highlight of the festivities is the Gay Pride Parade which attracts thousands of spectators and participants from all over the world. As early as 1933, Denmark legalized homosexuality. Naturally, it would have a festival to celebrate the uniqueness and diversity of man.
The Copenhagen International Ballet Festival is held from the first to the third week of August in Frederiksberg, a few minutes away from the city center. The ballet shows are held outdoors in the atrium courtyard of the Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University and features the Royal Danish Ballet, Copenhagen International Ballet Group and visiting performers from the New York City Ballet and Hamburg Ballet.
Fashion oriented people will certainly be excited with Copenhagen's Fashion Fair. This is an international fashion event and one of the largest in Northern Europe. Fashions shows and exhibitions will be held showcasing the latest trends in clothes, bags, shoes, jewelry and accessories.
Located in the center of Copenhagen is Hotel Jorgensen which is a suitable hotel for those looking for a clean and safe place to stay at affordable price. An overnight stay in this hotel is only £25.