Weather in South Africa in january 2021

Below, find the the weather forecast for the month of january for most popular cities in South Africa. These datas are statistics for january from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather indicated.


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Where should you go in South Africa in january when it comes to the weather?

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The climate in South Africa in january ranges from perfect to tolerable depending on the region and city.

warning in january the weather is not the same depending on the city and regions of the country.

In january the weather is perfect in South Africa, but only part of the territory: in Knysna, Stellenbosch, Hermanus and Cape Town. In this part of the country, these perfect weather conditions will allow you to enjoy 100% your trip: the sun is guaranteed, precipitations are scarce and the humidity is endurable. It is therefore the ideal month to travel to these cities!

Apart from of Knysna, Stellenbosch, Hermanus and Cape Town, the weather is good in the cities of Kimberley, Durban, Sodwana Bay, Richards Bay and Port Elizabeth. Around here, temperatures are still pleasing and allow you to visit and enjoy the sun.

If you do not go to spend your time in a lounger by the pool, but, for example to go sightseeing around, the cities of Nelspruit, Parc Kruger, Johannesburg, Long Tom Pas and Pretoria have a quite correct weather for it in january.


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Climate in South Africa in january

Climate in Cape Town in january

In january, the mean temperature in Cape Town is 76°F (maximum temperature is 81°F and minimum temperature is 70°F). The climate quite enjoyable around this city in this month. With about 0.5in over 3 days, rain may be scarce for your journey.
With ideal weather conditions, january is a recommended time to go in Cape Town.

January
Average temperature 76°F
Highest temperature 81°F
Lowest temperature 70°F
Sea temperature 66°F
Rainfall 0.5in
Number of days with rainfall 3 day(s)
(11%)
Humidity 73%
Daily sunshine hours 14
Cloud cover 16%
Length of day 14:09
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Cape Town in january

Climate in Durban in january

In january, the mean temperature in Durban is 79°F (maximum temperature is 83°F and minimum temperature is 76°F). The climate quite pleasant in that area in this month. With 4.8in over 16 days, rainfall can happen throughout your trip. But this is reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With good weather conditions, january is an advisable month to go in that area.

January
Average temperature 79°F
Highest temperature 83°F
Lowest temperature 76°F
Sea temperature 79°F
Rainfall 4.8in
Number of days with rainfall 16 day(s)
(53%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 51%
Length of day 13:51
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Durban in january

Climate in Johannesburg in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 83°F and minimum temperature is 74°F (for an average temperature of 79°F). The climate quite enjoyable in this city in the month of january. With 7.2in over 20 days, you risk getting wet slightly throughout your holidays. But this is reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With proper weather, the month of january is okay (but not the best time) for traveling there in South Africa.

January
Average temperature 79°F
Highest temperature 83°F
Lowest temperature 74°F
Rainfall 7.2in
Number of days with rainfall 20 day(s)
(65%)
Humidity 67%
Daily sunshine hours 14
Cloud cover 26%
Length of day 13:36
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Johannesburg in january

Climate in Parc Kruger in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Parc Kruger is 85°F (maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 79°F). The climate is very warm in this city in the month of january. With 6.2in over 14 days, you will experience some showers during your stay. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, january is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in this locality in South Africa.

January
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Rainfall 6.2in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(46%)
Humidity 71%
Daily sunshine hours 13
Cloud cover 46%
Length of day 13:28
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Parc Kruger in january

Climate in Pretoria in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 76°F (for an average temperature of 81°F). The climate quite pleasant in this location in the month of january. With 6.5in over 21 days, you will experience some showers during your holidays. But this is pretty reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a correct climate, the month of january is okay (but not good time) for traveling there in South Africa.

January
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 76°F
Rainfall 6.5in
Number of days with rainfall 21 day(s)
(66%)
Humidity 65%
Daily sunshine hours 14
Cloud cover 25%
Length of day 13:34
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Pretoria in january

All cities in South Africa in january

Cape Town in januaryperfect weather
Durban in januarygood weather
Johannesburg in januarytolerable weather
Parc Kruger in januarygood weather
Pretoria in januarytolerable weather
Hermanus in januarygood weather
Kimberley in januarygood weather
Knysna in januaryperfect weather
Long Tom Pas in januarytolerable weather
Nelspruit in januarygood weather
Port Elizabeth (South Africa) in januarygood weather
Richards Bay in januarygood weather
Sodwana Bay in januarygood weather
Stellenbosch in januaryperfect weather
Aliwal North in januarygood weather
Atlantis in januaryperfect weather
Butterworth in januarytolerable weather
Cradock in januaryperfect weather
East London in januarygood weather
Ermelo in januarytolerable weather
Harrismith in januarygood weather
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Weather data for South Africa in january:

Weather data for South Africa in january is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in South Africa. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in South Africa can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to South Africa.


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