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

Traveling to West Rand, South Africa? If you're planning to go to West Rand, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 West Rand, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in West Rand, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for West Rand, South Africa

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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

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January

If you are traveling to West Rand in January, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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February

February in West Rand is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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March

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

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April

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

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May

Traveling to West Rand in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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June

Traveling to West Rand in June, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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July

July in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time.

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August

August for West Rand very dry with almost no rain. 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.

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September

September dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

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October

If you go to West Rand in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

Traveling to West Rand in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

Traveling to West Rand in December, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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Activities for West Rand, South Africa

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

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