Best Time To Visit Pietermaritzburg

In such a vast country, although the seasons remain the same, the weather conditions differ. Therefore it becomes necessary that you carry out a good amount of research and be a discerning traveller. Best time to visit Pietermaritzburg is from March through August.

  • Spring: September through November is quite colorful here. Evenings are pleasant although it gets quite hot during the day. A good time to visit.
  • Summer: December through February. Temperature in Pietermaritzburg tend to rise up to 40 degrees Celsius and it gets quite difficult to get around. Evenings and night are quite pleasant as compared to the day.
  • Autumn: March through May. Weather in Pietermaritzburg is agreeable for the most part, neither hot nor cold. Although the shortest in terms of duration, it makes for the best time to visit and ideal to explore the attractions.
  • Winter: June through August. The best time to visit Pietermaritzburg with the temperature just right for the visitors to enjoy their vacation here. Also an ideal time to go explore the City and its scenic surroundings.
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Highest temperature in Pietermaritzburg is recorded as 98.6℉ in December.

Lowest temperature in Pietermaritzburg is recorded as 37.4℉ in July and August.

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Most humid month in Pietermaritzburg is February.

Least humid month in Pietermaritzburg is June.