Saint-Tropez weather in August

August is an excellent time to visit Saint-Tropez when you can experience hot sunny days, little rainfall and the opportunity to enjoy water-sports and sunbathe.

How hot is it in Saint-Tropez in August?
Daytime temperatures reach an average high of 29°C (84°F) with a night-time low of 18°C (65°F).

However, on the warmest days of the month, the temperature usually reaches a high of 33°C (91°F).

How sunny is it in Saint-Tropez in August?
There are normally 10 hours of sunshine each day in Saint-Tropez in August – that's around 73% of daylight hours.

How warm is the sea around Saint-Tropez in August?
The average sea temperature around Saint-Tropez in August is 24°C (75°F), which is warm enough for swimming.

Does it rain in Saint-Tropez in August?
There are usually two days with some rain in Saint-Tropez in August; the average monthly rainfall is 20mm (≤1in).

Sunrise & sunset in Saint-Tropez in August?
Sunrise is around 6:30am with sunset around 8:30pm.

What to do in Saint-Tropez in August?
August is a good time for sunbathing and swimming. It’s also perfect for exploring the town and coastal area on foot, bicycle or car.

Local holidays?
Assumption Day – 15th August.

August is considered peak season in Saint-Tropez and receives a large influx of visitors, with an increase in local traffic and higher prices.

Saint-Tropez weather in August

Temperature icon High Temp: 29°C (84°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 18°C (64°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 10 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 14 hours per day
wind icon Wind speed: 13 km/h (7 knots; 9 mph)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 2 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 20 mm (≤ 1 in) per month
Moderate heat & humidity Comfort Level: Warm; ≤ 10 muggy days
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Very high
swimming icon Sea Temp: 24°C (75°F)
Saint-Tropez, France

Best time to visit Saint-Tropez

The best time to visit Saint-Tropez is from late-May to late-September.

However, to avoid the crowds, traffic jams, high prices and heat of July and August, visit Saint-Tropez in May, June or September when the weather is still warm, averaging 25°C (77°F).

Saint-Tropez weather by month

Source: Meteorological data for Saint-Tropez is based on weather statistics gathered for the 30-year period 1991 to 2020 by Météo-France – the French national meteorological service – from the nearest weather station: Toulon-Hyères Airport (LFTH), located around 44km (27mi) southwest of Saint-Tropez.

Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.

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Latest update: Saint-Tropez weather in August: 12 May, 2024

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