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

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

When to go to Bontebok National Park, South Africa

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

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

January

January here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

February

If you are traveling to Bontebok National Park in February, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

March

If you go to Bontebok National Park in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

April

If you are traveling to Bontebok National Park in April, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

May

May is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts

June

June in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

July

If you are traveling to Bontebok National Park in July, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage

August

If you are traveling to Bontebok National Park in August, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Rain coat

September

September here is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear

October

If you go to Bontebok National Park in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

November

Traveling to Bontebok National Park in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear

December

Traveling to Bontebok National Park in December, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bontebok 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 Bontebok National Park

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