Weather in Durban, South Africa in September

So you're interested in going to Durban, South Africa in September

September is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Durban. September is a good month for swimming in Durban with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Durban in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for September.

Temperature in Durban in September

The average maximum temperature in Durban in September is 24°. The average maximum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in Durban in September is 20°. The average temperature ranges is 19° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Durban in September is 16°. The minimum temperature is 14° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in Durban in September

The average day light hours per day in Durban in September are 11.9 and there are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during September making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Durban in September is typically 8.7 during September. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Durban in September

The average sea water temperature in Durban in September is 21.6° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Durban in September

The average total rainfall in Durban in September is 15.2cm and on average there are 10.6 rainy days in September making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Durban in September

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Durban in September is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Durban in September is typically 86%. The maximum relative humidity is 82.1% in the previous month and 86.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Durban in September is typically 70.1%. The average relative humidity is 63.7% in the previous month and 71.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Durban in September

The average maximum wind speed in Durban in September is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Durban in September is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Durban in September is from the West-Southwest.

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