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What is the climate like in Franschhoek?

The climate of Franschhoek has an average yearly temperature of 24°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 18°C and rise to 29°C.

Annually, about 716 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Franschhoek.

The best time to visit Franschhoek is January until May and September until December. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Franschhoek.

Temperature 18 to 29°C
Rain 716 mm

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The climate of Franschhoek
  • Average yearly temperature: 24°C
  • Highest temperature: 29°C in January and February
  • Lowest temperature: 18°C in July
  • Precipitation: 716 mm per year, averaging 60 mm by month
  • Driest months: 9,4 mm in February, 20 mm in January and 21 mm in December
  • Wettest months: 152 mm in August, 143 mm in June and 109 mm in July

Climate table Franschhoek

The climate table for Franschhoek shows the average temperatures, precipitation, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 29 29 27 25 22 19 18 19 21 24 26 27
Nighttime temperature (°C) 18 17 16 13 11 9 8 9 10 13 14 16
Precipitation (mm) 20 9,4 35 35 89 143 109 152 46 27 29 21
UV Index 9 9 8 7 5 4 4 6 7 8 9 9
Best month Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes

Temperature by month in Franschhoek

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Franschhoek, South Africa

Temperature by month in Franschhoek, South Africa

Precipitation by month in Franschhoek

This graph shows the average monthly precipitation in millimeters in Franschhoek, South Africa.

Precipitation by month in Franschhoek, South Africa

UV index by month in Franschhoek

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Franschhoek, South Africa.

UV index by month in Franschhoek, South Africa

Yearly temperature in Franschhoek

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Franschhoek, South Africa, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Franschhoek, South Africa

Yearly total precipitation in Franschhoek

This graph shows the average yearly precipitation in millimeters in Franschhoek, South Africa.

Precipitation per year in Franschhoek, South Africa

Weather experiences in Franschhoek

The weather in Franschhoek is rated an average of 3,8 out of 5 stars by 13 visitors.

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Has rain for the first time in 25 years

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Sunny but not too hot days, ideal for relaxing or taking a walk through the vineyards. During the day it was sometimes too hot, but at night it was surprisingly cool.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Ideal for wine tours and fine dining. It is unexpectedly cool at night, don't forget your sweater!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Sometimes sunny, sometimes rainy, making the area acidic. The average temperature was moderate and was around 15 degrees. A refreshing experience if you come from a hot climate!— This text has been automatically translated into English

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The mild climate is ideal for active recreation. It is recommended to get up early to stay cooler.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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During the day it was warm, around 22 degrees, ideal for relaxing outside. In the evening, it got a little colder. Here and there some rain fell, but most of it fell at night.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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The day was sunny and dry, ideal for active recreation. In the evening it got colder, but it was still pleasant. In short, a great vacation weather experience.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

It was quite cool: temperatures were between 10 and 18 degrees. Ideal for wine tasting, but less so for outdoor activities.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

Cooler temperatures around 13 degrees and light rains brought winter to wine country. But the clouds and fog created a magical atmosphere, mysterious and romantic at the same time.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Daytime temperatures were moderate, around 20 degrees Celsius, ideal for outdoor activities. In the evening it got colder to around 10 degrees. There were a few rainy days, but generally it was sunny and clear.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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During the day it was mostly around 20 degrees, which was ideal for outdoor activities. Overall, definitely good weather!— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Mostly sunny, although the heat and direct sun were harsh at times. Evenings were pleasantly cold. Light rain in the middle of the summer season.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Franschhoek by month

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