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

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Traveling to False Bay, South Africa? If you're planning to go to False Bay, we 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 False Bay, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in False Bay, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for False Bay, South Africa

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for False Bay, South Africa

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

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

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January

Traveling to False Bay in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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February

February for False Bay dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

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March

If you are traveling to False Bay in March, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

April in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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June

If you go to False Bay in June, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

Traveling to False Bay in July, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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August

August for False Bay is chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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September

September here is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

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

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November

November in False Bay is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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December

If you go to False Bay in December, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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