Pietermaritzburg climate guide

Temperature in Pietermaritzburg (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
27°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Pietermaritzburg27
27°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Pietermaritzburg27
26°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Pietermaritzburg26
25°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Pietermaritzburg25
23°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Pietermaritzburg23
21°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Pietermaritzburg21
21°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Pietermaritzburg21
22°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Pietermaritzburg22
24°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Pietermaritzburg24
24°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Pietermaritzburg24
25°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Pietermaritzburg25
26°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Pietermaritzburg26
Min temperature (night-time)
17°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Pietermaritzburg17
17°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Pietermaritzburg17
16°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Pietermaritzburg16
12°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Pietermaritzburg12
7°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Pietermaritzburg7
4°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Pietermaritzburg4
4°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Pietermaritzburg4
6°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Pietermaritzburg6
10°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Pietermaritzburg10
12°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Pietermaritzburg12
14°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Pietermaritzburg14
16°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Pietermaritzburg16

Sunshine & Daylight in Pietermaritzburg

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
Daily hours of daylight
14 hours of daylight per day in January in Pietermaritzburg14
13 hours of daylight per day in February in Pietermaritzburg13
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Pietermaritzburg12
11 hours of daylight per day in April in Pietermaritzburg11
11 hours of daylight per day in May in Pietermaritzburg11
10 hours of daylight per day in June in Pietermaritzburg10
10 hours of daylight per day in July in Pietermaritzburg10
11 hours of daylight per day in August in Pietermaritzburg11
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Pietermaritzburg12
13 hours of daylight per day in October in Pietermaritzburg13
14 hours of daylight per day in November in Pietermaritzburg14
14 hours of daylight per day in December in Pietermaritzburg14

Rainfall in Pietermaritzburg

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
18 days with some rainfall in January in Pietermaritzburg18
16 days with some rainfall in February in Pietermaritzburg16
16 days with some rainfall in March in Pietermaritzburg16
10 days with some rainfall in April in Pietermaritzburg10
5 days with some rainfall in May in Pietermaritzburg5
3 days with some rainfall in June in Pietermaritzburg3
3 days with some rainfall in July in Pietermaritzburg3
6 days with some rainfall in August in Pietermaritzburg6
10 days with some rainfall in September in Pietermaritzburg10
16 days with some rainfall in October in Pietermaritzburg16
19 days with some rainfall in November in Pietermaritzburg19
19 days with some rainfall in December in Pietermaritzburg19
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
138 mm monthly rainfall in January in Pietermaritzburg138
116 mm monthly rainfall in February in Pietermaritzburg116
111 mm monthly rainfall in March in Pietermaritzburg111
47 mm monthly rainfall in April in Pietermaritzburg47
25 mm monthly rainfall in May in Pietermaritzburg25
13 mm monthly rainfall in June in Pietermaritzburg13
13 mm monthly rainfall in July in Pietermaritzburg13
33 mm monthly rainfall in August in Pietermaritzburg33
64 mm monthly rainfall in September in Pietermaritzburg64
80 mm monthly rainfall in October in Pietermaritzburg80
101 mm monthly rainfall in November in Pietermaritzburg101
117 mm monthly rainfall in December in Pietermaritzburg117

More climate for Pietermaritzburg

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Pietermaritzburg11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in February in Pietermaritzburg11
UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in March in Pietermaritzburg11
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in April in Pietermaritzburg7
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in May in Pietermaritzburg5
UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in June in Pietermaritzburg4
UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in July in Pietermaritzburg4
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in August in Pietermaritzburg5
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in September in Pietermaritzburg7
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in October in Pietermaritzburg10
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in November in Pietermaritzburg11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in December in Pietermaritzburg11
Heat & Humidity
Moderate heat & humidity in January in PietermaritzburgM
Moderate heat & humidity in February in PietermaritzburgM
Low heat & humidity in March in PietermaritzburgL
Low heat & humidity in April in PietermaritzburgL
No heat & humidity in May in Pietermaritzburg0
No heat & humidity in June in Pietermaritzburg0
No heat & humidity in July in Pietermaritzburg0
No heat & humidity in August in Pietermaritzburg0
No heat & humidity in September in Pietermaritzburg0
No heat & humidity in October in Pietermaritzburg0
Low heat & humidity in November in PietermaritzburgL
Low heat & humidity in December in PietermaritzburgL

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Pietermaritzburg, South Africa shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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