Port Alfred weather in January (Eastern Cape, South Africa)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Port Alfred in January lies at 25.0°C (77°F). The average minimum temperature is 18.0°C (64.4°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 69mm (2.7 inches). There are generally around 14 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Port Alfred with 221 hours of sun during the entire month. January is known as one of the best months to visit Port Alfred.


So what to wear in January? 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. With a water temperature of around 23.0°C (73.4°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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 Celsius

Min Temperature 64 °F
Max Temperature 77 °F
Water Temperature 73 °F
Chance of Rain 47%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 14
Sunshine Hours 221
* Climate data from: East London, South Africa (107 KM, 66 Miles).

Where to stay in Port Alfred

Where to go in South Africa in January

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Port Alfred (Eastern Cape)

Tue   Feb 07
81°F | 68°F
SW 13 mph
0.46 inch
broken clouds and slight rain

broken clouds and slight rain

Wed   Feb 08
75°F | 66°F
S 11 mph
0.09 inch
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

Thu   Feb 09
73°F | 64°F
SE 11 mph
0.12 inch
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

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