The best times to visit Ladismith for ideal weather are
March 19th to May 27th
September 3rd to November 25th
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Weather in Ladismith
Average temperatures in Ladismith vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 68th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Ladismith, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January where highs are regularly around 97.6°F (36.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 62.7°F (17.1°C) at night.
Ladismith Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Ladismith Temperatures (Celsius)
Ladismith Perceived Temperature (F)
Ladismith Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Ladismith Temperatures by Month
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Ladismith are January, February, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid April with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of April 9th.
When can you find snow in Ladismith? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Ladismith.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Ladismith (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Ladismith has some comfortably humid months, with slightly drier months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is December (42.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (48.9%).
Wind in Ladismith is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by June and January. July’s average wind speed of around 3.5 knots (4 MPH or 6.5 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late May to early June where average top sustained speeds reach 8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Ladismith.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||3.2||Barely noticeable||5.1||Light breeze|
|Feb||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.2||Light breeze|
|Mar||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.2||Light breeze|
|Apr||2.6||Barely noticeable||4.4||Light breeze|
|May||2.8||Barely noticeable||5.1||Light breeze|
|Jun||3.2||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
|Jul||3.5||Barely noticeable||5.9||Light breeze|
|Aug||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.4||Light breeze|
|Sep||2.8||Barely noticeable||4.8||Light breeze|
|Oct||2.8||Barely noticeable||4.6||Light breeze|
|Nov||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.2||Light breeze|
|Dec||3||Barely noticeable||4.9||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Ladismith?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for South Africa; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Ladismith, South Africa is July, followed by August and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Ladismith in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Ladismith Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 90.8°F (32.7°C) and 70.1°F (21.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Winter (June through August)
The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Ladismith, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 90.7°F (32.6°C) and 73.9°F (23.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Ladismith to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 97.6°F (36.4°C) and 85.4°F (29.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.