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

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Makhanda in October is 13.2°C (55.76°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 58mm (2.3in). It rains on average a total of 7 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. 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 Makhanda with 238 hours of sun. October is known as one of the best months to visit Makhanda.


So what to wear in October? 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 October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 13 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 58mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 238

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 October.

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

Weather Forecasts for Makhanda (Eastern Cape)

THU May 26
17°C | 11°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

FRI May 27
20°C | 9°C
Sunny

Sunny

SAT May 28
28°C | 11°C
Sunny

Sunny

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