Cannes Weather August Averages, France
August sees some of the peak summer weather. This means that the temperatures reach sizzling heights, the sun beats down with scorching intensity and the weather remains mainly dry.
If you're in Cannes in August it is important to keep yourself protected with a strong sun cream. The heat can get incredibly intense at this time of the year, so stay out of the sun during the peak hours.
The average daily temperature in Cannes during this month is 23°C (73°F), which can reach highs of 26°C (79°F) or lows of 19°C (66°F).<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
The average temperature of the sea is 24°C.
There is an average rainfall of 41 mm over 7 days throughout this month in Cannes.
Cannes sees, on average, 13 hours of sunshine each day throughout this month.
For a break from the heat, the number of art galleries and museums in Cannes will provide a wonderful day out for the culturally minded.
A trip to Cannes would be lacking without a cinema experience and The Olympia is a popular attraction. The largest multi screen cinema attracts a number of visitors.
Cannes coastline provides miles of golden sand and plenty of space to set up your beach towel. In addition, water sports can be enjoyed off of the coastline so, if spending the day lazing in the warmth isn't for you, why not have a go at wind surfing, kite surfing or jet skiing?
If you're fed up of spending the day on some of Cannes' golden stretches of sand, another way to enjoy the weather is by visiting one of the many parks and gardens, which offer a beautiful setting to sit and relax.