Capetown South Africa Weather
Two days of torrential downpours are expected to shake the south and west of the country, according to weather forecasts from the South African Weather Service (SAWS). The tropical cyclone, or "tropical storm" as they call it, is expected to make landfall on the Western Cape on Thursday, July 9.
In the actual city of Cape Town, the weather will warm up slowly, but there will be a few rainy days. That's nice to know, because we're trying to have a real winter compared to other cities in the North Cape.
But there is also plenty of warm, dry and sunny weather, and although Cape Town is known for rain and wind in winter, it can produce perfect days and even weeks. Normally this time of year is mild in South Africa, so if you visit Cape Town in the winter months, you have to pack for the season. If you are visiting a wetter coastal town, pack a long-sleeved shirt and a waterproof jacket or jacket. Summer (December - February) in Cape Town is drier and warmer, but the summer months at the North Cape (March - April) and spring (April - May) attract many visitors.
You can check the weather in Cape Town by visiting any weather forecast page you trust below. Alternatively, you can search for weather forecasts for the whole day or even the whole week and you can see the weather forecast for a whole week. Check out our guide to the best weather conditions in South Africa and our tips for when Cape Town is not good.
Below is a climate table for Cape Town, which contains the weather forecast for each day of the week and the weather forecast for the whole week. This will help you plan your activities and excursions in detail to know what the weather will be like in Cape Town in the coming days. When you go to the beach or hike, be sure to plan a day for yourself and your weather conditions for that day.
The best time to visit Cape Town for hot weather activities is usually in early January or late February, based on your score. Normally the best times to visit Cape Town are in late January, early February and mid-February, when the weather is hottest.
The best time of the year is in the aforementioned Mediterranean climate zone, which includes Cape Town, and it is windy all year round. The exception is the Mediterranean, where the climate is warmer, drier and wetter than in the rest of South Africa, but not as warm as in the Cape. Summer is warm, dry and mostly clear in Cape Town and winter is long, cool, wet and partly cloudy. Although the Western Cape, including Cape Town, is an exception to this rule, rain usually coincides with the summer months, when it rains more in winter.
The summer months are November to March, with December and February being the warmest, with the shivers mainly noticeable at night. March and May are usually warm and sunny in South Africa, but from June on the weather gets cooler. There were scattered showers at the North Cape, but these subsided with the end of the rainy season.
If you are looking for a very warm time to visit Cape Town, the hottest months are February, January and then December. If you want dry weather, it is January and February, then April, the warmest and driest time of the year in South Africa, with temperatures in the 70s and 80s.
Based on the tourism score, the best time to visit Cape Town for warm weather activities is between the end of November and the end of March. According to this figure, the most popular time of year to visit Cape Town is from late October to mid-November, with temperatures in the 70s and 80s. According to tourism statistics, the time Cape Town is least favoured for the driest, coldest months, from November to the end of February, then from the end of April to the beginning of May.
The shoulder season is one of the most popular travel periods in Cape Town, as it helps you to get lower prices while still providing pleasant weather. Summer is also the most visited and expensive time of year, but it is the summer when South Africa is visited the most. According to tourism statistics, the winter season is the best time to visit Cape Town, as large festivals and events take place from the end of October to mid-November and early March.
During these slightly sweltering months, Cape Town had the warmest weather in South Africa, with temperatures ranging from the mid-80s to the mid-90s and lows below 90 ° C, but not as hot as the summer months.
The south-easterly winds keep the rain away and usually means the weather clears up in Cape Town. So if you don't mind the occasional rain shower, November to February is a good time to head to South Africa if you're bird-watching in the north of the country. On the other hand, the northern regions are the best time of year to visit South Africa for safaris between November and February. Somesafari - Visitors travel to North Africa in the cooler winter months from May to September when conditions are excellent for wildlife observation.