False Bay, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

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.

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

January

If you are traveling to False Bay in January, 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:

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

February

If you go to False Bay in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region 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:

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

April

April 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September is crisp. 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to False Bay in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to False Bay in December, 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, M and N
  • A SIM card that works in False Bay

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