Memphis, TN Climate in August

Temperature for August

In Memphis, TN during August the average high temperature is 92.0°F. The hottest day on record was August 31, 2000 when the temperature hit 107.1°F.

Memphis, TN daily average and extreme temperature range for August

Low Temperature

During August the overnight temperature drops to an average of 72.3°F, with the lowest temperature of 53.1°F being recorded on August 29, 1986. In August it has never frozen overnight.

Precipitation for August

In August the average monthly rainfall in Memphis, TN is 3.31 inches with rain usually falling on between 8 and 9 days. 1994 was the driest August with only 0.52 inches of rain falling, and 1978 was the wettest August with 10.61 inches of rain. The wettest single day in August was 5 August 1978 when 3.23 inches of rain fell.

There are thunderstorms on between 5 and 6 days in August.