Average Wind Direction In South Africa

The wind is most often from the north for 1.7 months, from March 3 to April 24 and for 7.4 months, from June 30 to February 10, with a peak percentage of 35% on March 27. The wind is most often from the west for 1.2 months, from April 24 to May 29, with a peak percentage of 31% on May 12.

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Average Wind Direction In South Africa

Which direction does the wind come from in Cape Town?

the north

The predominant average hourly wind direction in Cape Town varies throughout the year. The wind is most often from the north for 2.9 months, from May 13 to August 10, with a peak percentage of 35% on June 27.

Which is the windiest month in South Africa?

January

QUICK CLIMATE INFO
Hottest MonthFebruary (72 °F avg)
Coldest MonthJuly (55 °F avg)
Wettest MonthJune (1.87″ avg)
Windiest MonthJanuary (15 mph avg)

Which direction does rain come from in South Africa?

west to east

Most of South Africa is a summer rainfall area, November to March, while the Western Cape Province receives most of its rain during winter, May to August. Over most of South Africa, there is a definite rainfall pattern with rainfall increasing from west to east.

Which is the coldest province in South Africa?

The coldest place in South Africa is the Northern Cape town of Sutherland, in the western Roggeveld Mountains. Here midwinter temperatures can drop to -15°C (5°F). The Western Cape gets all of its rain in winter.

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