The best times to visit Wolseley for ideal weather are

March 19th to May 20th

or

September 24th to December 2nd

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

 

 


Other Wolseley Travel Info

Weather in Wolseley

Temperature

Average temperatures in Wolseley vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Wolseley, 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 95.2°F (35.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.5°F (17.5°C) at night.

Wolseley Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Wolseley 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.

Wolseley Perceived Temperature (F)

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Wolseley Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Wolseley 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 93.5 74.7 62.6
Feb 91.7 73.6 62
Mar 89.2 70.8 59.1
Apr 82.1 64 53
May 73.3 57.9 48.3
Jun 65.6 52.3 43.7
Jul 65.4 50.8 41.5
Aug 68 52.7 43.3
Sep 72.1 56.4 46
Oct 80 63.2 52
Nov 84 66.8 55
Dec 89.9 72.3 60.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 34.2 23.7 17
Feb 33.2 23.1 16.7
Mar 31.8 21.6 15.1
Apr 27.8 17.8 11.7
May 22.9 14.4 9.1
Jun 18.7 11.3 6.5
Jul 18.6 10.4 5.3
Aug 20 11.5 6.3
Sep 22.3 13.6 7.8
Oct 26.7 17.3 11.1
Nov 28.9 19.3 12.8
Dec 32.2 22.4 15.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Wolseley are December, January, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Wolseley? 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 Wolseley.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 2% 0 0.5
Feb 4% 0 0.5
Mar 3% 0 0.5
Apr 5% 0 0.6
May 10% 0 1.2
Jun 20% 0 2.6
Jul 15% 0 1.8
Aug 13% 0 1.8
Sep 7% 0 0.6
Oct 4% 0 0.5
Nov 6% 0 0.9
Dec 2% 0 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 2 0 1.3
Feb 4 0 1.3
Mar 3 0 1.3
Apr 5 0 1.5
May 10 0 3
Jun 20 0 6.6
Jul 15 0 4.6
Aug 13 0 4.6
Sep 7 0 1.5
Oct 4 0 1.3
Nov 6 0 2.3
Dec 2 0 0.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Wolseley has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (42% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (64.5%).

Wind in Wolseley is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by August and November. September’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.5 MPH or 16.9 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late August to early September where average top sustained speeds reach 16.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 8.3 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Mar 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Apr 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
May 8.7 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Jun 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jul 8.1 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze
Aug 8.7 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Sep 9.1 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Oct 8 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Nov 8.7 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Dec 8.3 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 42%
Feb 44.1%
Mar 46.2%
Apr 49.4%
May 56.7%
Jun 64.5%
Jul 63.8%
Aug 61.5%
Sep 55.4%
Oct 49%
Nov 44.1%
Dec 42.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Wolseley?

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 Wolseley, South Africa is January, followed by February and November. 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 Wolseley in June. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 65.4 in June means 65.4% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Wolseley Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 93.7°F (34.3°C) and 67°F (19.4°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 3 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Wolseley, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 87.9°F (31.1°C) and 71.6°F (22°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Wolseley to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 95.2°F (35.1°C) and 88.3°F (31.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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