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.