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

Discover the most favorable time to go to Knysna in South Africa from seasonal averages right here.

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When is the best time to go to Knysna?

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

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

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

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perfect weather Knysna in january
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good weather Knysna in may
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good weather Knysna in november
perfect weather Knysna in december

Weather and climate in Knysna

  • In the month of january the climate is very good. In average, on the morning it is 21°C and it rains about 36mm each month.
  • In the month of february the climate is favorable. It is for example 28°C as maximum temperature in february and you can expect to have 34mm of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of march the climate is very good. In average, on the morning it is 20°C and it rains about 22% of the time in march.
  • In the month of april the climate is beautiful. By early evening, the temperature averages 19°C and it rains about 30% of the time in april.
  • In may the climate is very good. At lunchtime, it's 23°C in average and, in may, 7 days of rain are expected.
  • Between june and december the climate is favorable. At lunchtime, it's 25°C in average and it rains about 43mm each month.



Chart: temperature and rainfall in Knysna

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

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