Avg weather in August
14 Hrs per day
66 mm per month
68 % avg
5 Mph avg


What’s the weather like in Krakow in August?

August is the second hottest month of the year and one of the best times to visit Krakow. Temperatures are usually in the high teens and often reach up to 24°C on a hot day. It’s great weather for exploring the city with some shopping and a spot of sightseeing.

Geographical influences

Temperatures reach their peak in August, which is the hottest month of the year. Krakow weather in August is warm and sunny with some expected showers scattered over the month. If you want to enjoy as much heat as possible, visit at the beginning of the month when it’s warmer as temperatures begin to drop towards September. Heat waves are possible in the summer, which is nice if you enjoy higher temperatures on holiday but generally, the weather is warm and comfortable.


Temperatures rise to 24°C from 12pm to 3pm, which is the warmest time of the day in Poland. Things cool off at night and temperatures reach an average low of 12°C after dark. There are six hours of sunlight per day with a 33% chance of a windy or cloudy day. The average rainfall is 45mm falling over 14 days of the month. You’ll need to pack sun cream and a raincoat to prepare for both sides of Krakow’s summer climate.

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