Best Time To Visit Mthatha, South Africa

Best Time To Go To Mthatha

The climate in Mthatha is best described as warm and temperate. The average temperature is usually around 18 – 20 degree Celsius and is constant with hardly any fluctuations throughout the year.

  • Dry Season: Rainfall is pretty scarce from the months of May to September. Relatively this period is also the hottest of the year.
  • Rainy Season: October to April sees the maximum amount of rainfall and the weather is almost the same during this period.

As the temperature does not vary much, the best time to visit Mthatha totally depends on your preference. If rains don’t scare you then opt to go during the Rainy Season, or else plan a visit during the dry months if you don’t want to get drenched in the occasional rainfall.

Climate in Mthatha

Know weather for your travel dates:

26-Apr-2018
Today 26 Apr

84

48

Mostly cloudy until evening.

Wind:1.38 m/s

Humidity:41%

Precipitation:0%

  • Fri 27 Apr
    72 | 49

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 28 Apr
    71 | 50

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 29 Apr
    73 | 47

    Partly cloudy in the morning.

  • Mon 30 Apr
    69 | 46

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Tue 01 May
    73 | 47

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Wed 02 May
    80 | 53

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Mthatha

Average Temperature in Mthatha by month

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

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 102℉

Feb

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Mar

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Apr

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

May

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jun

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Jul

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Aug

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Sep

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Oct

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Nov

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Dec

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 100℉

Highest temperature in Mthatha is recorded as 102.2℉ in January.

Lowest temperature in Mthatha is recorded as 33.8℉ in June and July.

Average Humidity in Mthatha by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Feb

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Mar

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Apr

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

May

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Jun

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 34%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Jul

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Aug

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 31%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Sep

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 41%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Oct

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Nov

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Dec

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Most humid month in Mthatha is February.

Least humid month in Mthatha is June.