Best Time To Visit Kruger National Park

The best time to visit is from May through September when the temperature is ideal for the visitors to explore the Park and its scenic surroundings.

  • Wet Season (Summer): September through March is the summer here and not the best time to visit as the weather in Kruger is quite humid along with rainfall makes it difficult to get around. If you decide to visit around this time, protect against heat by travelling in air conditioned coaches.
  • Dry Season (Winter): This is the best time to visit Kruger National Park is in winter from May through September. Weather is just perfect to explore the outdoors and the experience the wilderness. Also a great time to spot wildlife with the new-borns. Although it is pleasant during the days, it tends to get chilly at night so make sure you pack your woollens.
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Highest temperature in Kruger National Park is recorded as 98.6℉ in October and December.

Lowest temperature in Kruger National Park is recorded as 32℉ in November.

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Most humid month in Kruger National Park is February.

Least humid month in Kruger National Park is August.