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

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

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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 Gordon's Bay, South Africa

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

Important essentials for Gordon's Bay, South Africa

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • 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 Gordon's Bay, South Africa

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Gordon's Bay.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Gordon's Bay.

    What to wear/what to pack for Gordon's Bay, South Africa by month

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    January

    If you go to Gordon's Bay in January, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    February

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

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    March

    If you are traveling to Gordon's Bay in March, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    April

    If you go to Gordon's Bay in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

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    May

    May for Gordon's Bay is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

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    June

    If you go to Gordon's Bay in June, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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    July

    Traveling to Gordon's Bay in July, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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    August

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

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    September

    September in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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    October

    October is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

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    November

    If you go to Gordon's Bay in November, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    December

    If you are traveling to Gordon's Bay in December, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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