Average weather in August in Plettenberg Bay (Western Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Plettenberg Bay in August is 10.2°C (50.36°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 68mm (2.7in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 17.6°C (63.68°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Plettenberg Bay with 260 hours of sun.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Plettenberg Bay should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 10 °C
Max Temperature 17 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 68mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 260
* Climate data from: Knysna, South Africa (29 KM, 18 Miles).

Where to stay in Plettenberg Bay

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What To Do

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

Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Plettenberg Bay (Western Cape)

TUE Jul 05
17°C | 12°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

WED Jul 06
16°C | 10°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU Jul 07
18°C | 10°C
Sunny

Sunny

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