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

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Traveling to Hermanus, South Africa? If you're planning to go to Hermanus, I've got 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 Hermanus, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in Hermanus, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Hermanus, South Africa

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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

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January

January is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

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February

If you go to Hermanus in February, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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March

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

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April

April for Hermanus is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

If you are traveling to Hermanus in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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June

June in this region 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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July

July here is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

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

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September

If you are traveling to Hermanus in September, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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October

If you go to Hermanus in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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December

December in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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Activities for Hermanus, South Africa

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

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