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

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Plettenberg Bay in March is 16.4°C (61.52°F). The amount of rain in March is normal with an average of 82mm (3.2in). It rains on average a total of 15 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 22.8°C (73.04°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 280 hours of sun. March is known as one of the best months to visit Plettenberg Bay.


So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Plettenberg Bay should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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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 16 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Chance of Rain 50%
Precipitation 82mm
Rainy Days 15
Sunshine Hours 280
* Climate data from: Knysna, South Africa (29 KM, 18 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Plettenberg Bay

Where to go in South Africa in March

Find out more about the weather in South Africa in March 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 March.

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

Weather Forecasts for Plettenberg Bay (Western Cape)

FRI   Dec 02
20°C | 15°C
W 31 kmph
5.9 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SAT   Dec 03
20°C | 15°C
SW 24 kmph
1.4 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN   Dec 04
20°C | 14°C
SSW 15 kmph
2.1 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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