Richards Bay, South Africa: Best time to go and average weather

Get the best time to visit Richards Bay in South Africa from average weather conditions on this page.

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When is the best time to go to Richards Bay?

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

  • The weather is good all year round in Richards Bay
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, April and December
  • The rainiest months are January, February, March, October, November and December
  • The best months for swimming are January, February and March

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

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Weather and climate in Richards Bay

  • From january to may the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 22°C and it rains about 106mm each month.
  • In june the climate is very good. In average, on the morning it is 18°C and, in june, 7 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of july the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 20°C and it rains about 63mm each month.
  • In the month of august the climate is very good. The temperature rises to 25°C.
  • From september to december the climate is good. It is for example 29°C as maximum temperature in december and it rains about 59% of the time in december.



Chart: temperature and rainfall in Richards Bay

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

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