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

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Mthatha in South AfricaThe climate diagram for Mthatha 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°C051015202530mm0102030405060708090100110
79 k
Population
694 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 74.3 % 75.8 % 75.3 % 70.9 % 63.7 % 58.9 % 58.5 % 60.1 % 65.9 % 70.1 % 72.6 % 73 %
Sea surface temperature 24.3 °C 24.9 °C 24.8 °C 24.2 °C 23.2 °C 21.7 °C 21 °C 20.6 °C 20.7 °C 21.3 °C 22.2 °C 23.2 °C
Windspeed 3.1 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.4 m/s 2.4 m/s 2.4 m/s 2.3 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.9 m/s 3.4 m/s 3.8 m/s 3.7 m/s 3.3 m/s

Summary for Mthatha

When is the best time to visit Mthatha?
  • The very best time to go is from May to July
  • 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 13.1 °C to 21.2 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 8.1 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 10.9 °C
  • There is no temperature stress the whole year.
  • There is low temperature stress the whole year.
  • Highest temperature stress is .
  • Clearest sky and the most sunshine is from June to August.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 14 mm to 107 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 92 mm.
  • There is a wet season and a dry season.
  • Most rain is from November to March, the least rain is from May to August.
  • The average month has 2.7 days of rain.
  • There is a high variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are from November to March, the least are from May to July.