South Africa weather in October 2021

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The October weather guide for South Africa shows long term 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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How hot is it in South Africa in October?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 20°C in Cape Town, South Africa in October, falling to 10°C at night.

How sunny is it in South Africa in October?

There are normally 9 hours of bright sunshine each day in Cape Town, South Africa in October - that's 67% of daylight hours.

How warm is the sea around South Africa in October?

The average sea temperature around Cape Town, South Africa in October is 15°C.

Does it rain in South Africa in October?

There are usually 9 days with some rain in Cape Town, South Africa in October and the average monthly rainfall is 61mm.

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South Africa sunrise & sunset times for October 2021

Browse the sunrise and sunset times for South Africa in October 2021. Select a month to view South Africa sunrise & sunset times for the next 12 months. The South Africa sunrise and sunset times shown below are for Cape Town.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st October 2021 06:23 18:49
Saturday, 16th October 2021 06:03 19:01
Sunday, 31st October 2021 05:47 19:14
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