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

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

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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 Oudtshoorn, South Africa

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

Important essentials for Oudtshoorn, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Oudtshoorn, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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

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January

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in January, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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February

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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March

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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April

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in April, you will notice that it is mild. 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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May

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in May, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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June

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in June, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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July

If you go to Oudtshoorn in July, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost regularly.

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August

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in August, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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September

September for Oudtshoorn is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

Traveling to Oudtshoorn in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November for Oudtshoorn is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

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December

December for Oudtshoorn is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

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Activities for Oudtshoorn, South Africa

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

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