Polokwane weather in December (Limpopo, South Africa)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Polokwane in December lies at 27.5°C (81.5°F). The average minimum temperature is 16.5°C (61.7°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 83mm (3.3 inches). There are generally around 7 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Polokwane with 255 hours of sun during the entire month.

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Polokwane should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very warm or even hot.

No idea where to travel to this year? We now have a tool which recommends destinations that suit your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.

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


Monthly Averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 16 °C
Max Temperature 27 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 83mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 255

Where to stay in Polokwane

Where to go in South Africa in December

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

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Polokwane (Limpopo)

Mon   Feb 06
28°C | 15°C
S 14 km/h
almost clear and no rain

almost clear and no rain

Tue   Feb 07
29°C | 16°C
E 11 km/h
3.6 mm
half cloudy and showers

half cloudy and showers

Wed   Feb 08
26°C | 17°C
NE 11 km/h
12 mm
broken clouds and thunder

broken clouds and thunder

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