Bathurst, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bathurst, South Africa? If you're planning to go to Bathurst, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Bathurst, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in Bathurst, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Bathurst, South Africa

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Bathurst, South Africa

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Bathurst.

If you see Bathurst Agricultural Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

What to wear/what to pack for Bathurst, South Africa by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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February

If you visit Bathurst during February, you might find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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March

March in Bathurst is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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April

If you vacation in Bathurst during April, you might find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Bathurst is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in Bathurst is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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July

Traveling to Bathurst in July, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Bathurst is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

September here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you are traveling to Bathurst in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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November

If you go to Bathurst in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

December in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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