Elephant Coast, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Elephant Coast, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in Elephant Coast, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

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

January

January in Elephant Coast is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

February

February in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

March

March in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts

April

April for Elephant Coast is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants

May

Traveling to Elephant Coast in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

June

If you go to Elephant Coast in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Elephant Coast in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat

August

August is warm. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses

September

September is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants

October

October in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

November

If you are traveling to Elephant Coast in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts

December

December here is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Elephant Coast, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Elephant Coast, 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 Elephant Coast

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