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

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

When to go to Mossel Bay, South Africa

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Mossel Bay in January, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Mossel Bay is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Mossel Bay is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Mossel Bay in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

June

June in Mossel Bay is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

July

If you vacation in Mossel Bay during July, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

August

August for Mossel Bay is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

September

If you vacation in Mossel Bay during September, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear

October

If you visit Mossel Bay during October, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts

November

If you go to Mossel Bay in November, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Mossel Bay is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mossel Bay, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Mossel 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 Mossel Bay
  • Appropriate museum wear

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