Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa? If you're planning to go to Augrabies Falls National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in Augrabies Falls National Park, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa by month

January

If you vacation in Augrabies Falls National Park during January, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Thin short sleeve shirts

February

If you are traveling to Augrabies Falls National Park in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

March

If you visit Augrabies Falls National Park during March, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Shorts

April

April in this region is hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

May in Augrabies Falls National Park is a perfect temperature and very dry. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C), with a few days below 45 F (single digits C).

With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 20% to 30% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

June

June in Augrabies Falls National Park is mild and very dry. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 20% to 30% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses

July

Traveling to Augrabies Falls National Park in July, you will notice that it is balmy and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses

August

If you go to Augrabies Falls National Park in August, you will notice that it is mild and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

September

September is warm and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

October

If you visit Augrabies Falls National Park during October, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 20 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

November

November in this region is consistently hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

December

If you go to Augrabies Falls National Park in December, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Augrabies Falls National Park, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, M and N
  • A SIM card that works in Augrabies Falls National Park

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