Liverpool Weather August Averages, United Kingdom
What's the Weather Like in Liverpool in August
August comes in just behind July in terms of the warmest temperatures in Liverpool for the year. As a result, it is one of the most popular times of the year to visit the city and the surrounding countryside.
Temperatures are just slightly cooler than the previous month in the early morning hours. Because of this slight difference in temperatures, this month comes in just behind July in terms of warmest of the year. The overall average temperature for this month is 15°C (59°F). Overnight temperatures are still on the cool side with lows dipping to an average of 12°C (54°F). Average afternoon highs are tied with July as being the warmest of the year with temperatures climbing to 19°C (66°F). This is a great time of the year to spend some time outdoors enjoying the warmer weather.
Visitors will have to dodge a few raindrops as the area gets a fairly steady amount of precipitation no matter what time of the year. During this particular month, the region receives an average of 50mm of precipitation. This rain usually falls over a period of 15 days. With half the month receiving rain, it is important to bring an umbrella or rain jacket in order to be able to stay out and enjoy the city.
This is also the best time of the year to hit the beach. The water temperatures are the warmest they will be throughout the year. Average water temperatures are 16°C (61°F) allowing for visitors to be able to enjoy the sand and the surf.
Visitors are also able to enjoy approximately 7 hours of sunshine each day. This is plenty in order to be able to soak up some rays while cooling off in the surf.
Hotels in Liverpool in August
Travelodge Liverpool Central Exchange Street
For fans of a day trip, the Travelodge Liverpool Central Exchange Street would be the perfect hotel, with the Liverpool ONE shopping centre just a ten minute walk away. The hotel's on-site restaurant serves breakfast and tasty evening meals. Each room has a comfy king size bed, TV with Freeview, and a spacious desk.
Those looking for affordable luxury will want to check out the Nadler Liverpool Hotel. With just 106 rooms, be sure to book a room early, especially during the peak travel season in August. This boutique hotel is located in the heart of the city and features a mini-kitchen in each room, and an on-site bar and restaurant.
Ibis Styles Liverpool
Travelers on a budget will appreciate the cost savings that can be gained by staying at the Ibis Styles Liverpool. This three-star hotel features a total of 123 rooms and is located in the center of the city. Each room is warm and comfortable and features a flat screen television, air conditioning, WiFi and private bath.
Premier Inn Liverpool City Centre
Premier Inn Liverpool City Centre is perfect for the business or pleasure traveler as transportation hubs and numerous sites are within easy walking distance of the hotel. The hotel features free WiFi, air conditioning, television with 80 channels and more. Guests will also have the option of numerous room styles to fit just about any budget.
Liverpool Beaches For August
Water temperatures are at their warmest for the year in August and now is the most popular time to visit the local beaches. One of the most popular during this time of year is West Kirby Beach. Just 300 meters long, it can get rather crowded, so it is advised to get there early in the day. The beach is a haven for sun worshipers as well as those who want to go windsurfing or even enjoy exploring a two-mile hike to a nearby island. There are also plenty of restaurants and pubs nearby for when hunger (or thirst) strikes.
Bars and Restaurants
One of the most unique restaurants in Liverpool is Ziferblat. Here, everything is free. No, really. The coffee, breakfast, any of the 43 teas; it is all free. The only thing you get charged for is your time. The restaurant charges for each minute you spend up to four hours and after that time is up, any additional time is also free. In addition to the food, you can also take advantage of the free WiFi, board games and more.
Lady Jade Restaurant
Don't let the tiny size of Lady Jade Restaurant fool you. Here, you will find exceptional food in a warm and friendly environment. The staff are welcoming and will help you navigate the traditional Chinese menu. Be sure to put this small restaurant on your list of places you must try.
Free admission and live music can be found every day of the week at the Cavern Pub. Listen to a variety of musical acts while enjoying traditional pub food and sampling a local beer. If you want to hear some of the best acts in the region, this is the place to be.
Things to do in Liverpool in August
For those who want to shop until they drop, a stop by Liverpool ONE is a necessity. With shops for every one and every budget, there is plenty to see in this indoor shopping mall. This is a great place to visit and get a gift to take home.
Radio City Tower
If you want to experience one of the best views in the city, be sure to go to the top of the Radio City Tower. With 7 hours of sunshine per day in August this is the perfect time of the year to experience the 360-degree view from the top. The observation deck is 400 feet above the street and allows visitors experience the city from a different vantage point. There is no time limit at the top and tickets are available from the website.