Graaff-Reinet weather in December (Eastern Cape, South Africa)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Graaff-Reinet in December lies at 28.1°C (82.58°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 11.7°C (53.06°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during December is moderate with an average of 54mm (2.1 inches). There are generally around 7 rainy days. It is also invariably a very sunny time of year with 342 hours of sun during the entire month.


Graaff-Reinet, monthly averages in December

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Min Temperature 53 °F  
Max Temperature 82 °F  
Chance of Rain 26%  
Precipitation 2 in  
Rainy days 8 days  
Humidity 44% *  
Sunshine 342 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 77% *  
* Data from: Middelburg, South Africa (97 KM, 60 Miles).

Where to stay in Graaff-Reinet

Where to go in South Africa in December

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Graaff-Reinet might want to wear airy clothing, t-shirts and other summer cloths. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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