Wild Coast, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Wild Coast, South Africa? If you're planning to go to Wild Coast, 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 Wild Coast, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in Wild Coast, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Wild Coast, South Africa

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Wild Coast, South Africa

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Wild Coast.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Wild Coast.

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

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    January

    January for Wild Coast is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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    February

    February in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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    March

    If you are traveling to Wild Coast in March, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    April

    April is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

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    May

    Traveling to Wild Coast in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    June

    June here dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

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    July

    If you go to Wild Coast in July, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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    August

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

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    September

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

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    October

    Traveling to Wild Coast in October, 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).

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    November

    Traveling to Wild Coast in November, 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 10s C).

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    December

    December for Wild Coast is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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