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

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

When to go to Swartland, South Africa

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

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

January

If you visit Swartland during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts

February

If you vacation in Swartland during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

Traveling to Swartland in March, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

April

April here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Swartland is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Swartland is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

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

Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Swartland is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Swartland is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Swartland, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Swartland during October, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Swartland in November, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Swartland in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts

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

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

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