Thursday, August 13th, 2020 (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 and Harvey
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 31stAudie the wolf

Available collectables

Note: this table has not yet been updated for New Horizons
NameLocationSale priceTime of dayGames
AngelfishRiver1,0004pm - 9am
ArapaimaRiver10,0004pm - 9am
ArowanaRiver10,0004pm - 9am
Barbel SteedRiver200All day
Barred KnifejawOcean5,000All day
BassRiver300All day
Black BassRiver300All day
Blue MarlinOcean10,000All day
BluegillRiver3009am - 4pm
Brook TroutPool150All day
Butterfly fishOcean1,000All day
CarpRiver300All day
CatfishPool8004pm - 9am
ClownfishOcean650All day
CoelacanthOcean (rain)15,000All day
CrawfishPond250All day
Crucian CarpRiver120All day
DaceRiver2004pm - 9am
DoradoRiver15,0004am - 9pm
EelRiver2,0004pm - 9am
Freshwater GobyRiver300All day
FrogPond120All day
GarPool6,0004pm - 9am
Giant CatfishPool3,0004pm - 9am
Giant SnakeheadPool5,5009am - 4pm
Giant TrevallyIsland4,500All day
GoldfishRiver1,300All day
GuppyRiver1,3009am - 4pm
Hammerhead SharkOcean8,0004pm - 9am
HerabunaRiver300All day
Horse MackerelOcean150All day
JellyfishOcean100All day
KillifishPond300All day
KoiRiver4,000All day
Large BassRiver3,000All day
Moray EelOcean2,000All day
NapoleonfishOcean10,000All day
Neon TetraRiver5009am - 4pm
Nibble FishRiver1,2009am - 4pm
Ocean SunfishOcean4,0004am - 9pm
Olive FlounderOcean800All day
Pale ChubRiver1609am - 4pm
PiranhaRiver2,5009am - 4pm, 9pm - 4am
Popeyed GoldfishRiver1,3009am - 4pm
Puffer fishOcean240All day
RayOcean3,000All day
Red SnapperOcean3,000All day
Ribbon EelIsland600All day
Saddled BichirRiver4,0009pm - 4am
Saw SharkOcean12,0004pm - 9am
Sea BassOcean200All day
SeahorseOcean1,100All day
SharkOcean15,0004pm - 9am
Small BassRiver200All day
Soft-shelled TurtleRiver3,7504pm - 9am
SquidOcean400All day
SurgeonfishOcean1,000All day
SweetfishRiver900All day
Whale SharkIsland13,000All day
Zebra TurkeyfishOcean400All day
NameLocationSale priceTime of dayGames
Agrias ButterflyNear flowers3,0008am - 5pm
AntOn rotten turnips, rotten fruit and candy80All day
Banded DragonflyFlying4,5008am - 5pm
BeeShake trees2,000All day
Birdwing ButterflyNear flowers4,0008am - 5pm
Brown CicadaOn trees2008am - 5pm
CentipedeUnder rocks3004pm - 11pm
Cicada shellOn trees100All day
CockroachOn trees, turnips and flowers.(GCN, WW)5All day
Coconut CrabShake native palm trees (they do not appear on the island)3007pm - 8am
Common ButterflyNear flowers904am - 7pm
CrabOn the beach150All day
Cyclommatus StagOn palm trees8,0005pm - 8am
Darner DragonflyFlying2008am - 5pm
Diving BeetleIn the river8008am - 5pm
Drone BeetleOn rotten turnips80All day
Emperor ButterflyNear flowers2,5005pm - 8am
Evening CicadaOn trees5504am - 8am, 4pm - 7pm
FleaOn villagers70All day
FlyNear garbage60All day
Fruit BeetleOn trees100All day
Giant CicadaOn trees5008am - 5pm
Giant StagOn trees10,00011pm - 8am
Golden StagOn palm trees12,0005pm - 8am
Goliath BeetleOn palm trees6,0005pm - 8am
GrasshopperOn the ground1609am - 4pm
Hermit Crabdisguised as seashells1,0007pm - 8am
Horned AtlasOn palm trees8,0007pm - 8am
Horned DynastidOn trees1,3505pm - 8am
Horned ElephantOn palm trees8,0007pm - 8am
Horned HerculesOn palm trees12,0007pm - 4am
House CentipedeUnder rocks2507pm - 8am
Jewel BeetleOn trees2,4008am - 5pm
Lantern FlyOn trees1,8004pm - 7pm, 11pm - 8am
Long LocustOn the ground2008am - 7pm
Longhorn BeetleOn tree stumps2608am - 5pm
MantisOn flowers4308am - 5pm
Migratory LocustOn the ground6008am - 7pm
Miyama StagOn trees1,000All day
MosquitoFlying1305pm - 4am
MothNear lights607pm - 4am
Mountain BeetleOn trees2,0007pm - 8am
Oak Silk MothOn trees1,2007pm - 4am
Orchid MantisOn white flowers2,4008am - 5pm
Peacock ButterflyOn purple, black and blue flowers2208am - 5pm
Petaltail DragonflyFlying8,0004pm - 7pm
Pill BugUnder rocks250All day
PondskaterOn ponds1308am - 7pm
Purple ButterflyNear flowers2,0008am - 5pm
Rainbow StagOn trees10,0007pm - 8am
Raja Brooke ButterflyNear flowers2,5008am - 7pm
Rice GrasshopperOn the ground4008am - 7pm
Robust CicadaOn trees3008am - 5pm
Saw StagOn trees2,000All day
Scarab BeetleOn trees6,00011pm - 8am
ScorpionOn the ground8,0007pm - 4am
SnailOn flowers (rain)250All day
SpiderShake trees300All day
Stag BeetleOn trees2,0007pm - 8am
StinkbugOn trees120All day
TarantulaOn the ground8,0007pm - 4am
Tiger BeetleOn the ground (island)1,5008am - 7pm
Tiger ButterflyNear red flowers1608am - 5pm
Walker CicadaOn trees4008am - 5pm
Walking LeafOn the ground, beside trees6004am - 7pm
Walking stickOn trees6004am - 7pm
Wharf RoachOn the beach200All day
Deep-sea creatures
NameLocationSale priceTime of dayGames
AbaloneOcean4004pm - 9am
Acorn BarnacleOcean200All day
Chambered NautilusOcean900All day
Ear ShellOcean3004pm - 9am
FlatwormOcean2004pm - 9am
Giant IsopodIsland9,000All day
Horseshoe CrabOcean1,5009pm - 4am
LobsterOcean2,500All day
Mantis ShrimpOcean1,2504pm - 9am
Pearl OysterOcean1,600All day
ScallopOcean1,000All day
Sea AnemoneOcean100All day
Sea GrapesOcean600All day
Sea SlugOcean200All day
Sea StarOcean100All day
Sea UrchinOcean800All day
Spotted Garden EelIsland600All day
Tiger PrawnOcean1,6004pm - 9am
Turban ShellOcean3004pm - 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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