Average weather in January in Wilderness (Western Cape), South Africa

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Wilderness in January is 15.0°C (59°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 62mm (2.4in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 25.0°C (77°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Wilderness with 234 hours of sun. January is known as one of the best months to visit Wilderness.


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.

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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 59 °F
Max Temperature 77 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 234

Where to stay in Wilderness

What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Wilderness (Western Cape)

SAT Jan 22
82°F | 68°F
Sunny

Sunny

SUN Jan 23
83°F | 74°F
Sunny

Sunny

MON Jan 24
77°F | 69°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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