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

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:

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.

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

January

If you are traveling to Oudtshoorn in January, 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Oudtshoorn in February, 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Oudtshoorn in June, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost occasionally. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Oudtshoorn in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, M and N
  • A SIM card that works in Oudtshoorn
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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