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

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

When to go to Namakwa, South Africa

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

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

January

January here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

February

If you visit Namakwa during February, you are likely to find that it can be very hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

March

If you visit Namakwa during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

April

If you vacation in Namakwa during April, you are likely to find that it is warm.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

May in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Namakwa is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens

July

July here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks

August

August in Namakwa is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans

September

Traveling to Namakwa in September, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Namakwa is a perfect temperature. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

November

November in Namakwa is extremely warm. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

December

If you go to Namakwa in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Namakwa, 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 Namakwa

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