Average weather in May in Beaufort West (Western Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Beaufort West in May is 8.0°C (46.4°F). May is a dry month with an average of 19mm (0.7in) rain. It rains on average a total of 2 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Beaufort West with 248 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit Beaufort West.


So what to wear in May? For visitors traveling to Beaufort West we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 8 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 7%
Precipitation 19mm
Rainy Days 2
Sunshine Hours 248

 

Where to stay in Beaufort West

Where to go in South Africa in May

Find out more about the weather in South Africa in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Beaufort West (Western Cape)

SUN   Sep 25
26°C | 12°C
SW 52 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

MON   Sep 26
27°C | 14°C
WNW 38 kmph
0.4 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

TUE   Sep 27
21°C | 10°C
WSW 21 kmph

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