Average weather in January in Polokwane (Limpopo), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Polokwane in January is 17.3°C (63.14°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 80mm (3.1in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 28.3°C (82.94°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Polokwane with 252 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Polokwane 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 warm or even hot.

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

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 17 °C
Max Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 80mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 252

Where to stay in Polokwane

What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Polokwane (Limpopo)

MON Dec 06
32°C | 18°C

Moderate rain

TUE Dec 07
31°C | 18°C

Heavy rain

WED Dec 08
23°C | 17°C

Moderate rain

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