Durban, South Africa: Best time to go and average weather

Discover the most favorable time to visit Durban in South Africa from seasonal norms, here.

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When is the best time to go to Durban?

When is the best time to go to Durban? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Durban are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, April and December
  • The rainiest months are January, March, November and December
  • The best months for swimming are January, February and March

For full information about the climate and weather in Durban a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

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good weather Durban in january
good weather Durban in february
good weather Durban in march
good weather Durban in april
perfect weather Durban in may
perfect weather Durban in june
perfect weather Durban in july
perfect weather Durban in august
good weather Durban in september
good weather Durban in october
good weather Durban in november
tolerable weather Durban in december

Weather and climate in Durban

  • From january to april the climate is beautiful. The record temperature this month is 36°C and it rains about 34% of the time in april.
  • In may the climate is perfect. It is for example 26°C as maximum temperature in may and it rains in may about 60mm.
  • From june to july the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 15°C and you can expect to have 48mm of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In august the climate is perfect. The temperature rises to 25°C.
  • Between september and november the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 21°C and it rains about 57% of the time in november.
  • In the month of december the climate is just OK. the thermometer goes up to 28°C°C.

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Chart: temperature and rainfall in Durban

The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Durban: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.

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