Average Weather during May in Port Alfred (Eastern Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Port Alfred in May is 12.0°C (53.6°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 52mm (2.0in). You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 22.0°C (71.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Port Alfred with 227 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit Port Alfred.


So what to wear in May? 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 21.0°C (69.8°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 May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 12 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Water Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 52mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 227

Where to stay in Port Alfred

What To Do

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

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

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