Weather Averages for Nice in August
Averages for Nice in AugustAugust is the last month that experiences the peak summer weather.
The temperatures are at their hottest, there is a lot of sunshine and there is not a high expectancy of rain.
With the nights experiencing high humidity, try and find accomodation that offers air conditioning to keep you comfortable. Otherwise, the heat can get a bit intense.
The average temperature in Nice during this month is 22.8°C (73°F), which can reach highs of 27°C (81°F), and drop to an average minimum temperature of 20°C (68°F).
Nice sees on average 9 hours of sunshine per day during this month.
The average temperature of the sea is 23°C (74°F).
Nice sees an average rainfall of 31.6 mm during this month.
With the good weather come the crowds, so you may face queues at many of Nice's most popular tourist attractions, however, there is plenty for you to see and do during August in the city.
For evenings out, Opéra de Nice hosts Nice Musical Nights during the summer, which is a series of classical concerts.
As well as this, the liberation of Nice is celebrated in August with the Ball for the Liberation of Nice.
August is one of the last times of the year when the temptation of the beach is at its highest! In particular, Neptune Beach is a popular private beach. A day spent relaxing on the sand or going for a dip in the sea is a great way to spend a day in Nice in August.
As well as this, for a break from the sweltering heat the many museums and art galleries in the city will provide you with a wonderful insight into Nice's history and culture.