Weather Averages for Malaga in August
Averages for Malaga in AugustAugust in Malaga means the weather is hotter than ever.
The average daily temperature reaches its peak at a sizzling 25°C (77°F), reaching highs of 29°C (85°F) and dropping to a minimum average temperature of 21°C (69°F).
With an average of 11 hours sunshine per day, August in Malaga is the perfect place to be if you enjoy long, hot summer days spent on the beach.
Don't forget your sun cream though, as the sun's rays can be strong and you don't want to ruin your holiday (or your tan) with a sun burn!
With the average temperature of the sea at a peak height of 23°C, August is the perfect time of the year to go for a swim.
The weather on the whole may be gorgeous, but it is still subject to some drearier weather during August.
The risk of rain is minimal during August with an average rainfall of 6 mm over 1 day expected throughout the month.
There is more chance of experiencing some foggy weather during August, though, with the chances of fog being for 7 days throughout the month.
With such perfect weather, Malaga is bound to be busy in August, which is great if you want to enjoy a lively atmosphere with plenty of new people to meet.
The whole of Malaga parties together during Feria de Malaga, the area's biggest annual event. Everyone dresses up for the festival in fancy dress to enjoy the fair, Spanish music, traditional dance, open air concerts and street entertainment. It's quite the spectacle to behold!
The Ascension of the Virgin Fair also happens in August, with dance tents and a wine festival to celebrate.
Nuestra Senora la Victoria Pilgrimage: Pilgrimages to honour the patron saint Nuestra Senora.
If an exciting night life is what you are looking for, Malaga is the place to be with a number of clubs playing all different kinds of music dotted across the place.
The party atmosphere won't fail to drag you in and you may find yourself up til the early hours.