Friday, November 16th, 2018 (UTC)
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August is one of the Summer months in the Animal Crossing series. In New Leaf, Cumulonimbus clouds will appear occasionally.

Events in August


Villagers born during this month fall under either the or signs.

August 1stKid Cat the cat
August 2ndVladimir the cub
August 3rdBenjamin the dog and Tad the frog
August 4thBones the dog
August 5thPoppy the squirrel
August 6thChester the cub
August 7thRory the lion and Boots the alligator
August 8thBud the lion and Leif
August 9thSoleil the hamster
August 10thCole the rabbit
August 11thGigi the frog
August 12thGloria the duck
August 13thTabby the cat
August 14thRod the mouse and Leopold the lion
August 15thWendy the sheep
August 16thLeila and Nate the bear

August 17thStinky the cat
August 18thRocco the hippo
August 19thAlice the koala and Tybalt the tiger
August 20thLopez the deer
August 21stWart Jr. the frog
August 22ndRolf the tiger
August 23rdK.K. Slider and Nana the monkey
August 24thNan the goat and Jacob the bird
August 25thTipper the cow
August 26thRowan the tiger
August 27thBangle the tiger
August 28thChrissy the rabbit and Lloid
August 29thGruff the goat
August 30thHazel the squirrel
August 31stNo birthdays today!

Available collectables

Name Location Sale
Time Games
Angelfish River 1,000 4pm - 9am
Arapaima River 10,000 4pm - 9am
Arowana River 10,000 4pm - 9am
Barbel Steed River 200 All day
Barred Knifejaw Ocean 5,000 All day
Bass River 300 All day
Black Bass River 300 All day
Blue Marlin Ocean 10,000 All day
Bluegill River 300 9am - 4pm
Brook Trout Pool 150 All day
Butterflyfish Ocean 1,000 All day
Carp River 300 All day
Catfish Pool 800 4pm - 9am
Clownfish Ocean 650 All day
Coelacanth Ocean (rain) 15,000 All day
Crawfish Pond 250 All day
Crucian Carp River 120 All day
Dace River 200 4pm - 9am
Dorado River 15,000 4am - 9pm
Eel River 2,000 4pm - 9am
Freshwater Goby River 300 All day
Frog Pond 120 All day
Gar Pool 6,000 4pm - 9am
Giant Catfish Pool 3,000 4pm - 9am
Giant Snakehead Pool 5,500 9am - 4pm
Giant Trevally Island 4,500 All day
Goldfish River 1,300 All day
Guppy River 1,300 9am - 4pm
Hammerhead Shark Ocean 8,000 4pm - 9am
Herabuna River 300 All day
Horse Mackerel Ocean 150 All day
Jellyfish Ocean 100 All day
Killifish Pond 300 All day
Koi River 4,000 All day
Large Bass River 3,000 All day
Moray Eel Ocean 2,000 All day
Napoleonfish Ocean 10,000 All day
Nibble Fish River 1,200 9am - 4pm
Neon Tetra River 500 9am - 4pm
Ocean Sunfish Ocean 4,000 4am - 9pm
Olive Flounder Ocean 800 All day
Pale Chub River 160 9am - 4pm
Piranha River 2,500 9am - 4pm, 9pm - 4am
Popeyed Goldfish River 1,300 9am - 4pm
Puffer Fish Ocean 240 All day
Ray Ocean 3,000 All day
Red Snapper Ocean 3,000 All day
Ribbon Eel Island 600 All day
Saddled Bichir River 4,000 9pm - 4am
Saw Shark Ocean 12,000 4pm - 9am
Sea Bass Ocean 200 All day
Seahorse Ocean 1,100 All day
Shark Ocean 15,000 4pm - 9am
Small Bass River 200 All day
Soft-shelled Turtle River 3,750 4pm - 9am
Squid Ocean 400 All day
Surgeonfish Ocean 1,000 All day
Sweetfish River 900 All day
Whale Shark Island 13,000 All day
Zebra Turkeyfish Ocean 400 All day
Name Location Sale
Time Games
Agrias Butterfly Near flowers 3,000 8am - 5pm
Ant On rotten turnips 80 All day
Atlas Beetle On palm trees 8,000 7pm - 8am
Banded Dragonfly Flying 4,500 8am - 5pm
Bee Shake trees 2,000 All day
Birdwing Butterfly Near flowers 4,000 8am - 5pm
Brown Cicada On trees 200 8am - 5pm
Centipede Under rocks 300 4pm - 11pm
Cicada Shell On rotten turnips 100 All day
Cockroach On trees 5 All day
Coconut Crab Shake palm trees 300 7pm - 8am
Common Butterfly Near flowers 90 4am - 7pm
Crab On the beach 150 All day
Cyclommatus On palm trees 8,000 5pm - 8am
Darner Dragonfly Flying 200 8am - 5pm
Diving Beetle In the river 800 8am - 5pm
Drone Beetle On rotten turnips 80 All day
Dynastid Beetle On trees 1,350 5pm - 8am
Elephant Beetle On palm trees 8,000 7pm - 8am
Emperor Butterfly Near flowers 2,500 5pm - 8am
Evening Cicada On trees 550 4am - 8am, 4pm - 7pm
Flea On villagers 70 All day
Fly Near garbage 60 All day
Fruit Beetle On trees 100 All day
Giant Beetle On trees 10,000 11pm - 8am
Giant Cicada On trees 500 8am - 5pm
Giant Petaltail Flying 8,000 4pm - 7pm
Golden Stag On palm trees 12,000 5pm - 8am
Goliath Beetle On palm trees 6,000 5pm - 8am
Grasshopper On the ground 160 9am - 4pm
Hercules Beetle On palm trees 12,000 7pm - 4am
Hermit Crab In seashells 1,000 7pm - 8am
Honeybee Near flowers 100 8am - 5pm
House Centipede Under rocks 250 7pm - 8am
Jewel Beetle On trees 2,400 8am - 5pm
Lantern Fly On trees 1,800 4pm - 7pm, 11pm - 8am
Long Locust On the ground 200 8am - 7pm
Longhorn Beetle On tree stumps 260 8am - 5pm
Mantis On flowers 430 8am - 5pm
Migratory Locust On the ground 600 8am - 7pm
Miyama Stag On trees 1,000 All day
Mosquito Flying 130 5pm - 4am
Moth Near lights 60 7pm - 4am
Mountain Beetle On trees 2,000 7pm - 8am
Oak Silk Moth On trees 1,200 7pm - 4am
Orchid Mantis On white flowers 2,400 8am - 5pm
Peacock Butterfly On hybrid flowers 220 8am - 5pm
Pill Bug Under rocks 250 All day
Pondskater In the river 130 8am - 7pm
Purple Butterfly Near flowers 2,000 8am - 5pm
Rainbow Stag On trees 10,000 7pm - 8am
Raja Brooke Butterfly Near flowers 2,500 8am - 7pm
Rice Grasshopper On the ground 400 8am - 7pm
Robust Cicada On trees 300 8am - 5pm
Saw Stag Beetle On trees 2,000 All day
Scarab Beetle On trees 6,000 11pm - 8am
Scorpion On the ground 8,000 7pm - 4am
Snail On flowers (rain) 250 All day
Spider Shake trees 300 All day
Stag Beetle On trees 2,000 7pm - 8am
Stinkbug On trees 120 All day
Tarantula On the ground 8,000 7pm - 4am
Tiger Beetle On the ground 1,500 8am - 7pm
Tiger Butterfly Near flowers 160 8am - 5pm
Walker Cicada On trees 400 8am - 5pm
Walkingstick On trees 600 4am - 7pm
Walking Leaf On the ground 600 4am - 7pm
Wharf Roach On the beach 200 All day
Deep-Sea Catches
Name Location Sale
Time Games
Abalone Ocean 400 4pm - 9am
Acorn Barnacle Ocean 200 All day
Chambered Nautilus Ocean 900 All day
Ear Shell Ocean 300 4pm - 9am
Flatworm Ocean 200 4pm - 9am
Giant Isopod Island 9,000 All day
Horseshoe Crab Ocean 1,500 9pm - 4am
Lobster Ocean 2,500 All day
Mantis Shrimp Ocean 1,250 4pm - 9am
Pearl Oyster Ocean 1,600 All day
Scallop Ocean 1,000 All day
Sea Anemone Ocean 100 All day
Sea Grapes Ocean 600 All day
Sea Slug Ocean 200 All day
Sea Star Ocean 100 All day
Sea Urchin Ocean 800 All day
Spotted Garden Eel Island 600 All day
Tiger Prawn Ocean 1,600 4pm - 9am
Turban Shell Ocean 300 4pm - 9am
Notes: Location, price, and time, comes from the collectible's most recent appearance. For older information, please see that collectible's individual page. The Flat Stag Beetle is listed under Stag Beetle, the Ladybug from Wild World and later is listed under Spotted Ladybug and the Water Beetle is listed under Diving Beetle. A bold name indicates that collectible makes its first appearance that month. A red background indicates that collectible will not be available in the next month. Collectibles that are available on New Leaf's Island are not listed if they do not appear in the town in this month, however, island-exclusive collectibles such as the Whale Shark are listed for every month.
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