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

January 76°F/81°F
48%
3.3in
February 76°F/83°F
41%
3.1in
March 76°F/81°F
38%
2.8in
April 72°F/79°F
30%
2.1in
May 70°F/77°F
21%
1.8in
June 67°F/74°F
16%
0.9in
July 65°F/74°F
17%
1.1in
August 67°F/74°F
17%
1.1in
September 68°F/76°F
26%
1.7in
October 70°F/76°F
42%
2.7in
November 72°F/77°F
46%
3.5in
December 74°F/79°F
46%
3.2in

Weather and climate in Richards Bay

  • From january to may the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 72°F and it rains about 1.8in each month.
  • In june the climate is very good. In average, on the morning it is 67°F and, in june, 5 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of july the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 67°F and it rains about 1.1in each month.
  • In the month of august the climate is very good. The temperature rises to 74°F.
  • From september to december the climate is good. It is for example 79°F as maximum temperature in december and it rains about 46% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Richards Bay

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Richards Bay: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature

Humidity



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