Sunny Beach Weather August Averages, Bulgaria
What's the Weather Like in Sunny Beach in August
August continues where July left off in Sunny Beach, and is also officially the month with the most sunlight hours, at around 12 per day on average. Long summer days mean beach time and exploration are a must, and all the major tourist attractions are busy during this time of year.
The Black Sea reaches a wonderfully warm 24°C during August, making the beach very popular throughout the day perhaps head there early to grab the best spot!
You can expect an average August temperature of around 22°C, which is ideal for achieving the golden tan you've probably spent all year dreaming about, and even reaches a high of 27°C during the warmest times. Evenings are still very pleasant, at around 17°C as an average August low, so you're unlikely to need a cardigan or light jacket at this time of year.
Sunny Beach experiences rain throughout the year to a consistent degree, with a few spikes here and there, however August has a low average, at 30mm, affecting 4 days throughout the month firmly in summer territory!
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Hotels for Sunny Beach in August
The August temperatures are still high and crowds are busy and large. Because of this, maybe you want to stay somewhere a little out of the main strip, which means a quieter, more relaxing time during your holiday. If that's the case then you have many options in Sunny Beach, which are far enough away to be chilled out, but close enough to everything to not have to walk too far.
Silver Springs Apartments
Silver Springs Apartments is the ideal choice if this is what you're looking for, set in a secluded area which is still only minutes from the main entertainment areas.
Kalofer Hotel is another good choice, just 10 minutes from the centre of resort, offering a good base for your holiday.
The Palace Hotel should also be a consideration for your Sunny Beach break. This is a family friendly hotel with a large swimming pool, also set in quiet surroundings, not too far from the resort centre.
Beaches for August for Sunny Beach
Water-sports are ideal for a summer cool down, and during the peak months of summer you will certainly be needing this in Sunny Beach.
Cacao Beach is bustling and busy during this time, with 8km of sand ideal for a chill out and a spot of beach fun. There are plentiful restaurants and bars which line the stretch, and a plethora of water-sports on offer if you fancy a little adrenaline rush during your day.
Restaurants and Bars for Sunny Beach in August
We can't avoid the fact that Sunny Beach is renowned the world over for its loud and raucous nightlife, and why would we want to avoid the fact?! If you want to let your hair down and enjoy your holiday with loud music, plentiful drinks, and the chance to party 'til dawn, then this is your destination
You have countless clubs to choose from, and Disco Orange is certainly a very popular place, with many events on throughout the summer check online ahead of time to see if there is a DJ or group playing you're particularly into.
RooM2 is packed throughout the summer months, and it's easy to grab cheap drinks if you talk nicely to the promotions team who are only too keen to get you inside!
Things to Do in Sunny Beach in August
Lighthouse Golf Course
If you're a golf lover then Lighthouse Golf Course is the place for you. This beautifully set course is a championship standard place to practice your shots, in a picturesque setting. You can relax with a drink after you've finished playing, and use it as a relaxing way to wind down in what can be a rather fast-paced Sunny Beach at times!
Alternatively, if you are hell-bent on relaxation then head 12km away from the main resort centre to Medovo Winery. Whilst Bulgarian wine might not be up there with the world's most famous these days, it is still very tasty indeed, and here you can enjoy wine tasting and learn about its production, in the beautiful Bulgarian countryside.
Spirit of Burgas Festival
August is also the time of the traditional Spirit of Burgas Festival, so jump on the bus to Bourgas and enjoy a weekend of music and festivities! You will need to book your ticket ahead of time as this is one very popular event, but if you do manage to get yours then you will be treated to a musical line up of some of the biggest names in the industry, with fun, festivities, and fireworks too.