Best Time To Visit Johannesburg - Time To Go To Johannesburg

You can expect a sunny and dry climate and you can also expect the late afternoon occasional thunder shower between the months of April and October. The temperatures in the city are mild and this is due to the high altitude of the city. During the day, you can expect temperatures to rise to 25 degrees Celcius and drop below freezing at night. It is also normal to have light snow during winter that is between May and August.

During the summer months, is the best time to see the city. Make a plan between November and stay until March, over the festive season. This is also the time residents will travel to the coast and leave all the attractions around the city uncrowded. Although afternoons can be marred by thunderstorms, the beautiful sunny days make up for it. You can also visit Johannesburg in spring when the skies are clear and hot.

Climate in Johannesburg

Know weather for your travel dates:

20-Sep-2018
Today 20 Sep

82

55

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:1.98 m/s

Humidity:29%

Precipitation:0%

  • Fri 21 Sep
    74 | 56

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 22 Sep
    76 | 56

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Sun 23 Sep
    76 | 57

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Mon 24 Sep
    77 | 59

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Tue 25 Sep
    78 | 57

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 26 Sep
    74 | 62

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Johannesburg

Average Temperature in Johannesburg by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Feb

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Mar

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Apr

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

May

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

Jun

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Jul

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

Aug

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Sep

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Nov

Average temperature: 69℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Dec

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Highest temperature in Johannesburg is recorded as 91.4℉ in November.

Lowest temperature in Johannesburg is recorded as 32℉ in June.

Average Humidity in Johannesburg by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Feb

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Mar

Average Humidity: 59%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Apr

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

May

Average Humidity: 54%

Minimum Humidity: 37%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Jun

Average Humidity: 51%

Minimum Humidity: 27%

Maximum Humidity: 67%

Jul

Average Humidity: 49%

Minimum Humidity: 25%

Maximum Humidity: 76%

Aug

Average Humidity: 40%

Minimum Humidity: 19%

Maximum Humidity: 60%

Sep

Average Humidity: 39%

Minimum Humidity: 19%

Maximum Humidity: 66%

Oct

Average Humidity: 52%

Minimum Humidity: 17%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Nov

Average Humidity: 49%

Minimum Humidity: 24%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Dec

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Most humid month in Johannesburg is February.

Least humid month in Johannesburg is September.

Best time to visit Johannesburg Attractions in September

  • Best time to visit Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Carlton Centre Observation Deck in Johannesburg
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Museum Africa in Johannesburg
    • Tuesday - Sunday : 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
    • Monday : Closed
  • Best time to visit The Market Theatre in Johannesburg
    • Monday : 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
    • Tuesday - Sunday : 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM