Aqaba Weather August Averages, Jordan
Although slightly cooler than July, Aqaba in August still offers hot weather without any hint of rainfall.
Although the temperature can be very warm and dry, the city makes up for it with its sprawling white beaches, amazing underwater escapades and state-of-the-art, luxurious five-star hotels.
If you are interested in visiting Aqaba at this month, it is very important that you pack all the things that are essential for you to move around the city comfortably and with no hassle.
The average high temperature in August is around 39.1°C or 102.4°F, while the average low temperature is at 25.3°C or 77.5°F.
With these temperatures, it is highly advisable that you bring sun-block lotion to protect your skin from the harsh UV rays of the sun. This can also ensure that you will not get sunburn as you lounge or swim in the beach.
The water temperature is around 26°C or 78°F so diving can be an enjoyable experience, particularly to those who want to see the untouched world under the Red Sea.
There are lots of diving training centres in Aqaba which are well-trusted by their customers; these establishments can help you find the best diving spot and gear for you.
As for the festivities, Aqaba is widely known for its interestingly unique cultural events which take place almost every month.
The month of August offers the Jerash Festival of Culture and Arts, a historical event that many tourists and locals greatly anticipate. It is an exciting commemoration that takes place in the ancient ruins of Jerash. Tourists can tremendously enjoy a lot of activities that they can participate into such as poetry reading, theatre, ballet and art performances and much more.