Austria in August

August Weather for Austria

• August averages +28-30°С / humidity 75%

• highest was +39°С 

• lowest was 11°С 

• expected – +29°С

It is sunny and clear in August. Rains happen in the north-west of the country. It is hot at the beginning and gets cold by the end month.


Downtime in Austria in August

August refers to the high season in Austria. Beach time is in full swing, the largest number of tourists at the Alpine lakes. Prices for easy time and accommodation are high.

Events in August:

• Race Around Austria is held in mid-August. Route: along the Austrian border. Participation fee: early registration and payment – € 650, late registration – € 950.

Price covers:

o Official race participation

o GPS tracker, needs to be returned at the end of the race

o Race Route 

o Possibilities during the race: shower, sleeping place and relax area

o Stickers for bike and helmet

o Race Around Austria T-shirt

o Finisher Trophy – modern medal for all finishers

• Vienna Art Night im MQ is on the last Thursday of August. Three museums for € 15: Museum of Leopold, Kunsthalle and Mumok at 1 Museumsplatz

• Jazzbühne Lech event runs in early August. Ticket price is € 30. Location: Dorf 144, Lech


Tourists choose thermal resorts and enjoy the Bad Gastein spa treatments. Climb up the Linz mountain Pöstlinberg to look at the city panorama, after that go down to visit the underground park Grottenbahn, which is located in the mountain. Travelers walk in the shade of Salzburg Schloss Mirabell gardens. It's high time for rafting, paragliding and slide descents.


Packing List Items

To August Austria, take shorts and light sandals, cotton T-shirts and sun-hats.

For rainy days grab another pair of shoes and an umbrella.

To the mountain evenings one needs warm clothes: jackets, pants and sneakers.

Sölden Spa hotels open their doors to the guests of the country, the purest mountain lakes Wolfgangsee and Faakersee await travelers, the country organizes exciting holidays and events. Book your tickets to Austria today!