Average weather in May in The Springs (Eastern Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in The Springs in May is 11.0°C (51.8°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 59mm (2.3in). It rains on average a total of 5 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to The Springs with 222 hours of sun. May is known as one of the best months to visit The Springs.


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 19.0°C (66.2°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 in May

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 51 °F
Max Temperature 69 °F
Water Temperature 66 °F
Chance of Rain 17%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 5
Sunshine Hours 222
* Climate data from: Gqeberha, South Africa (35 KM, 21 Miles).

 

Where to stay in The Springs

Where to go in South Africa in May

Find out more about the weather in South Africa in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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 May.

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

Weather Forecasts for The Springs (Eastern Cape)

MON   Oct 03
76°F | 58°F
SW 20 mph
0.00 in
TUE   Oct 04
68°F | 52°F
S 11 mph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

WED   Oct 05
70°F | 54°F
SSW 17 mph

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