The best times to visit Musgrave for ideal weather are

April 9th to November 18th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


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Weather in Musgrave

Temperature

Average temperatures in Musgrave vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 67th 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 Musgrave, the hottest months are January, February, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early February where highs are regularly around 86.6°F (30.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.1°F (23.4°C) at night.

Musgrave Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Musgrave Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Musgrave Perceived Temperature (F)

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Musgrave Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Musgrave Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan85.478.372.3
Feb85.678.172
Mar84.877.171.3
Apr80.973.266.3
May79.97163.6
Jun78.666.959
Jul77.165.958
Aug79.468.961.4
Sep77.169.563.3
Oct78.97165
Nov79.972.166.4
Dec83.57671

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan29.725.722.4
Feb29.825.622.2
Mar29.325.121.8
Apr27.222.919.1
May26.621.717.6
Jun25.919.415
Jul25.118.814.4
Aug26.320.516.3
Sep25.120.817.4
Oct26.121.718.3
Nov26.622.319.1
Dec28.624.421.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Musgrave are May, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid April. For example, on the week of April 9th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of December 10th.

When can you find snow in Musgrave? 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 Musgrave.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Musgrave (in).

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan21%02.8
Feb20%02.5
Mar23%02.7
Apr12%01.3
May2%00.5
Jun2%00.2
Jul5%03
Aug2%00.2
Sep2%00.6
Oct16%02.3
Nov17%02
Dec21%02.5

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2107.1
Feb2006.4
Mar2306.9
Apr1203.3
May201.3
Jun200.5
Jul507.6
Aug200.5
Sep201.5
Oct1605.8
Nov1705.1
Dec2106.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Musgrave has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is June (48.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (70.3%).

Wind in Musgrave is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by October and January. November’s average wind speed of around 6.7 knots (7.7 MPH or 12.4 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 12 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Musgrave.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan6.3Light breeze10Gentle breeze
Feb5.4Light breeze9.3Gentle breeze
Mar5.2Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze
Apr5.1Light breeze8.6Gentle breeze
May4.6Light breeze8.6Gentle breeze
Jun4.7Light breeze8Gentle breeze
Jul5.3Light breeze8.6Gentle breeze
Aug5.1Light breeze8.8Gentle breeze
Sep5.8Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Oct6.5Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Nov6.7Light breeze10.7Gentle breeze
Dec6.2Light breeze10Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan69.4%
Feb68.4%
Mar70.3%
Apr62.8%
May62.4%
Jun48.9%
Jul54.6%
Aug60.3%
Sep66.4%
Oct66%
Nov65.8%
Dec69.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Musgrave?

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 Musgrave, South Africa is August, followed by June and March. 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 Musgrave in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 56.7 in February means 56.7% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Musgrave Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86°F (30°C) and 79°F (26.1°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 7 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Musgrave, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 81.6°F (27.6°C) and 75.7°F (24.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Musgrave to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 86.6°F (30.3°C) and 81.2°F (27.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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