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

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

When to go to Strand, South Africa

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

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

January

January here is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

March

Traveling to Strand in March, 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:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

April

April for Strand is mild. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Strand in June, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Strand in July, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Strand in September, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Strand in December, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

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

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

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