Royal Natal National Park, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Royal Natal National Park, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in Royal Natal National Park, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Royal Natal National Park, South Africa by month

January

If you go to Royal Natal National Park in January, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Royal Natal National Park in May, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Royal Natal National Park in July, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Royal Natal National Park in August, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain occasionally.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat

September

Traveling to Royal Natal National Park in September, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain once in a while.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Royal Natal National Park in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Royal Natal National Park in November, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Royal Natal National Park is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Royal Natal National Park, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Royal Natal National Park, 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 Royal Natal National Park

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