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

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Kimberley in South AfricaThe climate diagram for Kimberley 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°C05101520253035mm01020304050607080
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Days with full cloud cover
Days with rain
Days with frost
Relative humidity 46.1 % 53.6 % 57.5 % 59.4 % 55 % 54.4 % 49.6 % 43 % 38.5 % 41.6 % 43.4 % 43.2 %
Windspeed 3.5 m/s 3 m/s 2.5 m/s 2.2 m/s 2.1 m/s 2.4 m/s 2.6 m/s 3.1 m/s 3.4 m/s 3.8 m/s 4 m/s 3.7 m/s

Summary for Kimberley

When is the best time to visit Kimberley?
  • The very best time to go is in May, in July and in September
  • Still good is from April to September
  • This is purely from a climate diagram point of view of course.
Temperature Analysis
  • Average temperatures range from 10.4 °C to 25.4 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 15 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 16.8 °C
  • There is no temperature stress from September to May.
  • There is low temperature stress the whole year.
  • Highest temperature stress is from June to August.
  • Clearest sky and the most sunshine is from June to August.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 5 mm to 77 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 72 mm.
  • There is a wet season and a dry season.
  • Most rain is in February, the least rain is from May to September.
  • The average month has 1.7 days of rain.
  • There is a high variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are from February to March, the least are from June to August.