The best times to visit Tonteldoos for ideal weather are

January 1st to March 11th

or

September 10th to October 14th

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 Tonteldoos

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Tonteldoos vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 56th 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 Tonteldoos, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early February where highs are regularly around 82.6°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.6°F (13.7°C) at night.

    Tonteldoos Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Average
    Low

    Tonteldoos Temperatures (Celsius)

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    High
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    Low

    “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.

    Tonteldoos Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Tonteldoos Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Tonteldoos 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)
    Jan75.163.655.9
    Feb76.263.455.6
    Mar73.66153.4
    Apr69.855.346.1
    May71.154.140.8
    Jun64.347.734
    Jul64.147.834.6
    Aug69.853.639.2
    Sep75.259.245.5
    Oct77.460.448.3
    Nov76.361.251.1
    Dec76.363.454.8

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan23.917.613.3
    Feb24.617.413.1
    Mar23.116.111.9
    Apr2112.97.8
    May21.712.34.9
    Jun17.98.71.1
    Jul17.88.81.4
    Aug21124
    Sep2415.17.5
    Oct25.215.89.1
    Nov24.616.210.6
    Dec24.617.412.7


     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tonteldoos are May, June, and then August. 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 late November to early December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

    When can you find snow in Tonteldoos? 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.

    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Tonteldoos.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan16%03.2
    Feb21%01.5
    Mar36%07
    Apr18%02.9
    May0%00
    Jun0%00
    Jul2%00.1
    Aug2%00.3
    Sep4%00.3
    Oct15%01.6
    Nov32%03
    Dec27%06.2

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan1608.1
    Feb2103.8
    Mar36017.8
    Apr1807.4
    May000
    Jun000
    Jul200.3
    Aug200.8
    Sep400.8
    Oct1504.1
    Nov3207.6
    Dec27015.7

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Tonteldoos has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is September (31.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (73.4%).

    Wind in Tonteldoos is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by October and February. November’s average wind speed of around 5.3 knots (6.1 MPH or 9.8 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 early to mid October where average top sustained speeds reach 9.8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    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
    Jan4.9Light breeze7.5Gentle breeze
    Feb4.9Light breeze7.6Gentle breeze
    Mar4.1Light breeze6.6Gentle breeze
    Apr3.6Barely noticeable6.5Light breeze
    May2.9Barely noticeable5.9Gentle breeze
    Jun3.8Barely noticeable7.2Gentle breeze
    Jul3.3Barely noticeable7Gentle breeze
    Aug3.5Barely noticeable7.8Gentle breeze
    Sep4.8Light breeze8Gentle breeze
    Oct5.3Light breeze8.8Gentle breeze
    Nov5.3Light breeze7.8Gentle breeze
    Dec4.6Light breeze7.4Gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan72.9%
    Feb71.4%
    Mar73.4%
    Apr65.4%
    May47%
    Jun41%
    Jul41%
    Aug34.5%
    Sep31.7%
    Oct52.4%
    Nov57.9%
    Dec69.9%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Tonteldoos?

    Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Mar 17, 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 Nov 22, 2018.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Tonteldoos, South Africa is August, followed by April and May. 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 Tonteldoos in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

    Estimated Tourism by Month

     

    Most Popular Months to Visit

    Key
    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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 37.7 in November means 37.7% of the tourists vs. August.


    Overall Tonteldoos Travel Experience by Season

    Fall (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.4°F (24.1°C) and 67.3°F (19.6°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 0 to 11 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Tonteldoos, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

    Spring (September through November)

    Spring daily highs range from 82.6°F (28.1°C) and 68.6°F (20.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 1 to 10 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 somewhat cool this time of year in Tonteldoos to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.4°F (25.8°C) and 72.6°F (22.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

     

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