What’s the weather like on the Costa Brava in August?
Located on the Spanish coast to the north of Barcelona and close to the border with France, the Costa Brava has a Mediterranean climate bringing warm summers to the region. In August the coastline is especially busy. Hot temperatures, glorious sunshine and inviting sea waters make this a popular time of year for relaxing on the beach, swimming in the sea and exploring the local sights.
The average temperature on the Costa Brava at this time of year is 23°C, reaching highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C after dark. With hot days and mild evenings, you’ll need to pack your summer wardrobe as well as a few warmer layers for nights out. Around 20mm of rain is expected this month, spread across eight wet days, but showers are usually short-lived. If you’re spending time on the beach in August, the Mediterranean waters are beautifully warm at 26°C.