Weather in Western Cape, South Africa in July

So you're interested in going to Western Cape, South Africa in July

July is a slightly cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Western Cape. July is too cold for swimming in Western Cape for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Western Cape in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for July.

Temperature in Western Cape in July

The average maximum temperature in Western Cape in July is 18°. The average maximum temperature is 18° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Western Cape in July is 13°. The average temperature ranges is 13° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Western Cape in July is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Western Cape in July

The average day light hours per day in Western Cape in July are 10.1 and there are 6.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during July making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Western Cape in July is typically 3.2 during July. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Western Cape in July

The average sea water temperature in Western Cape in July is 15.7° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Western Cape in July

The average total rainfall in Western Cape in July is 12cm and on average there are 10.2 rainy days in July making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Western Cape in July

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Western Cape in July is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 11° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Western Cape in July is typically 94%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.3% in the previous month and 94.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Western Cape in July is typically 75.7%. The average relative humidity is 75.5% in the previous month and 75.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Western Cape in July

The average maximum wind speed in Western Cape in July is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Western Cape in July is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Western Cape in July is from the North-Northwest.