Weather Averages for Venice in August
Averages for Venice in August
August is still extremely warm in Venice and is very busy.
Those of you wanting a more peaceful holiday would not be advised to travel to Venice during this time.
The average temperature reaches a high of a very warm 27°C (that's about 81°F), with minimum temperatures being around 17°C (about 63°F)
The average sea temperature is only 26°C (about 79°F) so this is a great time of year to go rowing or sailing.
You can expect to experience rain on an average of 10 days in this month. The average monthly rain is around 83mm and there is 8 hours of average daily sunshine.
The Festa dell'Assunta runs from the 6th to the 14th August and is a nine day extravaganza of music, dance, theatre, poetry and sporting competitions held in Treviso.
Venice is also transformed into Cannes during the Venice International Film Festival (Mostra del Cinema di Venezia), held at the Palazzo del Cinema.
And the Palio di Feltre commemorates Feltre's induction into the Venetian empire, with horse races and medieval pageants.