Cape Town holiday weather

Check Cape Town weather averages before you book your next holiday in 2017/2018. Today's maximum temperature in Cape Town is expected to be 23°C, while the average maximum temperature in December is 24°C.

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Cape Town weather averages

Check out the Cape Town weather averages before you book your next holiday to South Africa. The warmest months in Cape Town are January and February with an average maximum temperature of 25°C. The sunniest months are January and December with on average 11 hours of bright sunshine per day. The month with the least number of days with some rain is February with 4 days. The sea is at its warmest in Cape Town in February with an average sea temperature of 20°C.

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Cape Town weather today

Here is the weather in Cape Town today, Tuesday 12th December 2017. Expect scattered clouds in Cape Town, South Africa with a maximum temperature of 23°C and 12 hours of bright sunshine. There are 0 mm of rainfall expected and a fresh breeze of 31 kph from the south.

  • 23
    °C maximum temperature
  • 15
    °C minimum temperature
  • scattered clouds
  • 12
    hours of sunshine
  • 0
    mm of rainfall expected
  • 0
    no heat & humidity
  • 31
    kph wind from S

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Cape Town holiday weather averages by month

Check Cape Town holiday weather averages for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

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Compare Cape Town weather with the USA

Below the Cape Town weather chart shows maximum daytime temperature for Cape Town, South Africa and the USA (Washington). For more weather parameters or to change the destinations shown visit the comparison weather tool.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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