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

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Graaff-Reinet in May is 3.0°C (37.4°F). May is a dry month with an average of 18mm (0.7in) rain. It rains on average a total of 4 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Graaff-Reinet with 243 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? For visitors traveling to Graaff-Reinet 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 3 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 13%
Precipitation 18mm
Rainy Days 4
Sunshine Hours 243
* Climate data from: Middelburg, South Africa (97 KM, 60 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Graaff-Reinet

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
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Graaff-Reinet (Eastern Cape)

MON   Nov 28
31°C | 13°C
ESE 41 kmph
TUE   Nov 29
39°C | 18°C
SE 35 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

WED   Nov 30
40°C | 22°C
SSE 41 kmph
4.9 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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