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

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

When to go to Newcastle, South Africa

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

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

January

January in Newcastle is a perfect temperature. 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:

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

February

If you go to Newcastle in February, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Newcastle in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. 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:

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

April

April for Newcastle is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Newcastle in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost regularly. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Newcastle in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Newcastle is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Newcastle in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Newcastle in December, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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