Average weather in March in Makhanda (Eastern Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Makhanda in March is 17.0°C (62.6°F). The amount of rain in March is normal with an average of 55mm (2.2in). It rains on average a total of 7 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 24.8°C (76.64°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Makhanda with 226 hours of sun. March is known as one of the best months to visit Makhanda.


So what to wear in March? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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

Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 17 °C
Max Temperature 24 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 55mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 226
* Climate data from: Port Elizabeth, South Africa (110 KM, 68 Miles).

Where to stay in Makhanda

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What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Makhanda (Eastern Cape)

THU Jun 30
23°C | 11°C
Sunny

Sunny

FRI Jul 01
25°C | 11°C
Sunny

Sunny

SAT Jul 02
25°C | 14°C
Sunny

Sunny

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