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

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.

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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 Newcastle, South Africa

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

Important essentials 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.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities

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

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January

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

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February

If you are traveling 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).

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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).

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April

April in this region 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.

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May

May in Newcastle 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 once in a while.

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June

June 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.

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July

July in Newcastle 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.

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August

If you go to Newcastle in August, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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September

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

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October

Traveling to Newcastle in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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December

If you go 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).

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Activities for Newcastle, South Africa

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

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