King William's Town, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to King William's Town, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in King William's Town, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for King William's Town, South Africa by month

January

January is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

February

February here is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

March

March here is warm. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

April

Traveling to King William's Town in April, you will notice that it is balmy. 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:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear

May

May here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s 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:

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

June

June in King William's Town can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for King William's Town dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to King William's Town in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to King William's Town in September, 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 low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in King William's Town is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

November

Traveling to King William's Town in November, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear

December

If you go to King William's Town in December, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for King William's Town, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in King William's Town, 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 King William's Town

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