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Climate in Somerset West (Western Cape), South Africa

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year.

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc.

Forecast for Somerset West

Tue   May 28
23°C | 13°C
NE 7 km/h
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

Wed   May 29
26°C | 13°C
NW 25 km/h
partly cloudy and no rain

partly cloudy and no rain

Thu   May 30
18°C | 12°C
NW 40 km/h
32 mm
broken clouds and rain

broken clouds and rain

The best time of year to visit Somerset West in South Africa

During the months of January, February, March, April, October, November and December you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20°C and 26°C.

Other facts from our historical weather data:

  • When is summer in Somerset West?
    The hottest season / summer takes place in January, February, March and December.
  • Which is the warmest month in Somerset West?
    February has an average maximum temperature of 26°C and is the warmest month of the year.
  • Which is the coldest month in Somerset West?
    The coldest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 17°C.
  • Which is the wettest month in Somerset West?
    June tops the wettest month list with 131 mm of rainfall.
  • Which is the driest month in Somerset West?
    February is the driest month with 24 mm of precipitation.
  • Which is the sunniest month in Somerset West?
    January is the sunniest month with an average of 338 hours of sunshine.

  • No idea where to travel to this year? We have a tool that recommends destinations based on your ideal conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.