When is the best time to go to Franschhoek, South Africa?

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Franschhoek in South AfricaThe climate diagram for Franschhoek in South Africa contains temperature minimum and maxima for each month as well as average precipitation (rain). It was created using historical data from the last 30 years.JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec°C051015202530mm050100150200
273 m
Elevation

Statistics

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sunshine
Days with full cloud cover
Days with rain
Days with frost
Relative humidity 64.5 % 64.4 % 66.1 % 68.4 % 71.1 % 72.1 % 71.2 % 70.9 % 69.2 % 66.5 % 64.9 % 64.5 %
Sea surface temperature 20 °C 20.1 °C 19.2 °C 17.9 °C 16.9 °C 16 °C 15.4 °C 15.5 °C 15.6 °C 16.3 °C 17.6 °C 19 °C
Windspeed 5.5 m/s 5.3 m/s 4.6 m/s 3.9 m/s 3.7 m/s 3.8 m/s 4 m/s 4.4 m/s 4.6 m/s 5.1 m/s 5.7 m/s 5.7 m/s

Summary for Franschhoek

When is the best time to visit Franschhoek?
  • The very best time to go is from January to March
  • Still good is from November to April
  • This is purely from a climate diagram point of view of course.
Temperature Analysis
  • Average temperatures range from 10.5 °C to 20.1 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 9.7 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 12.1 °C
  • There is no temperature stress from December to April.
  • There is low temperature stress the whole year.
  • Highest temperature stress is from May to November.
  • Clearest sky and the most sunshine is from December to March.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 22 mm to 160 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 139 mm.
  • There is a wet season and a dry season.
  • Most rain is from June to August, the least rain is from January to March.
  • The average month has 2.2 days of rain.
  • There is a low variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are from May to August, the least are from January to February.