What's the Weather like in Puerto Rico in August
August is one of the hottest months in Puerto Rico. Temperatures can reach 26°C during the day, dropping slightly in the evening to a pleasant 21°C. Now is the perfect time to hit the beach and spend days enjoying various outdoor and water pursuits.
Average Sunshine Hours
You can expect plenty of sunshine during your stay; up to 11 hours a day. The sea water temperature is a pleasant 22°C. Expected rainfall is 0mm over 1 days.
Puerto Rico Hotels in August
Palmera Mar is a top choice for families and couples searching for low-cost hotels. Overlooking the ocean, this complex features a great selection of facilities to enjoy, such as swimming pool with waterfall and Jacuzzi, children's pool, gardens, internet access, excursion booking, car hire, mini market, bar, restaurant and coffee shop. There is a selection of apartments available to choose from, each of which comes complete with kitchen, bathroom, and terrace or balcony.
Haiti Apartments Puerto Rico
Haiti Apartments Puerto Rico are perfect for holidaymakers on a budget. Ideally located just a short walk away from the resort's centre, close to many bars, restaurants, supermarkets and shops, this complex provides accommodation in the form of studios and two-bedroom apartments, each of which comes complete with kitchenette, balcony or terrace and a TV. You'll also find a small selection of onsite amenities and services available, including swimming pool, solarium, pool bar and laundrette.
Another low-cost accommodation option to consider for your holiday in Puerto Rico is Madelefi Apartments. Only a short walk away from the closest beach, this complex procides guests with a small number of services and facilities, including a swimming pool, with many cafes, shops, eateries and pubs available close by. Here guests can choose between 15 one-bedroom apartments, each of which has a private bathroom with a shower, a well-equipped kitchenette and a lounge with a sofa bed.
Just a sort distance outside Puerto Rico you'll find Hotel Revoli. This family-friendly complex is made up of standard one-bedroom apartments, superior one-bedroom apartments and suites, each of which comes well-equipped with bathroom, kitchenette and living room with satellite TV. The onsite services and facilities are numerous and include pool bar, restaurant which serves a breakfast buffet, weekly barbecue night, supermarket, daytime and evening entertainment, swimming pool, kids' pool and kids' club.
Beach in Puerto Rico for August
Only a short walk away from the centre of Puerto Rico, Playa Amadores is a must-visit during your holiday in the south west of Gran Canaria. Well protected from the wind by the flanking cliffs, Playa Amadores sports 800m of golden sands alongside clear blue waters which are ideal for swimming or snorkelling. At this Blue Flag beach you'll find loads of amenities and services available, such as sun bed and shade rental, lifeguards, toilets and showers, with bus stops, bars
Bars and Restaurants
Caballito de Mar
If you're searching for a true taste of Spain, be sure to visit Caballito de Mar. Offering a large Spanish menu with a couple of international dishes added in, this restaurant is sure to please everyone. Pop by around lunch time for the midday tapas selection it's fantastic.
Restaurante Puerto Escala
Families and couples who want to indulge in the local fish and seafood should visit Restaurante Puerto Escala. Found directly on the harbour, this popular eatery serves a locally-sourced catch of the day, as well as many other specialities, including sardines, white fish fillet, sword fish, fried octopus and prawns, all of which come with an affordable price tag. If you're not in the mood for a full meal, take a look at their varied tapas menu which features a selection of fish- and meat-based dishes, as well as several vegetarian options.
Garoe Grill is the ideal steakhouse for carnivores looking for the perfect steak. Situated within the Europa Centre, this eatery serves a variety of sirloins, fillets and T-bones, all of which are regularly cooked to perfection on an open-flamed grill. As well as the steaks, Garoe Grill offers plenty of other meat-based dishes, including mixed grills, chicken, lamb and pork which come with a selection of side dishes. The set menu offers fantastic value for money and includes a starter, main and dessert.
When it comes to authentic tapas, Zenubia Restaurant is a must-visit. Found close to Playa de Amadores, this eatery offers an affordable tapas menu with a variety of meat- and fish-based dishes, as well as several vegetarian options. If you'd prefer to enjoy a main meal, there is a comprehensive a la carte menu available, with specialities such as paella, grilled white fish, king prawns and meat kebabs. It's common for adult diners to receive a free shot of honey rum after the meal and children to be given complementary ice cream.
Open every day from 10am until 3.30am, Turbo is one of the best entertainment bars found in Puerto Rico. Situated in the Europa Centre, this British-run bar hosts family-friendly entertainment in the form of quizzes, competitions and a resident DJ which plays the very best music from the 50s up until today.
Things to do in Puerto Rico in August
For dolphin sightings, sign up for the Dolphin Safari with Animal Excursions. Available on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 9.30am, this popular tour includes transfers to and from the port, five hours sailing, tropical fruits upon arrival, seafood and chicken paella for lunch, unlimited beer, soft drinks, cocktails and mineral water, swimming, snorkelling equipment rental, trip on a banana boat, entertainment onboard, insurance and professional guide. A must-do for animal lovers, Dolphin Safari is sure to leave you with memories which will last a life time.
Discover parts of the island most holidaymakers never get to see on a Jeep safari. You'll explore the rugged volcanic landscape, passing by inhabited caves, verdant valleys and mountain villages on this tour suitable for the whole family.