Mafeteng weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Mafeteng

The best time to visit in Mafeteng in Lesotho is from January until April and September until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Mafeteng is 28°C in January and the lowest is 14°C in June.

Mafeteng has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Mafeteng or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Mafeteng by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 27 25 21 18 14 14 18 22 24 26 28
Precipitation (mm) 63 58 41 19 11 16 7 7 11 30 41 62

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14 day weather forecast Mafeteng

The weather for in Mafeteng will be 27° till 22° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
14°
0.9 mm 25% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
14°
45.3 mm 100% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
13°
6.6 mm 70% 6 m/s 1
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
13°
0.6 mm 15% 5 m/s 3
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
13°
1.8 mm 40% 4 m/s 3
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
15°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
16°
1.3 mm 30% 5 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
14°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 3
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
15°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
15°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 4
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
19°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
19°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
15°
4.3 mm 60% 7 m/s 4
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
16°
5.9 mm 85% 4 m/s 4

Climate Mafeteng

Mafeteng has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Mafeteng is 22° degrees and there is about 366 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 232 days a year with an average humidity of 48% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Mafeteng

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 27 25 21 18 14 14 18 22 24 26 28
Night temp. (°C) 17 15 13 9 7 3 3 5 9 12 13 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 63 58 41 19 11 16 7 7 11 30 41 62
Days with rain 16 14 14 9 6 4 3 4 5 8 10 14
Days with snow - - - - - 1 - - - - - -
Dry days 15 14 17 21 25 25 28 27 25 23 20 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 12 12 10 8 7 7 7 7 10 12 12 12
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 5 4 3 3 3 5 5 5 6 6

Mafeteng weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Mafeteng? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Mafeteng?

Mafeteng is located in Lesotho. It lies in a straight line at 5,860 miles from London.

The coordinates of Mafeteng are:

  • Latitude: -29.822995
  • Longitude: 27.237438

The GPS coordinates are 29° 49' S, 27° 14' E

How long is the flight to Mafeteng?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Mafeteng is approximately 13 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Mafeteng?

These are the airports closests to Mafeteng:

  • Moshoeshoe I International Airport (31 mi) – Maseru
  • K. D. Matanzima Airport (146 mi) – Mthatha
  • Kimberley Airport (165 mi) – Kimberley

How many inhabitants are there in Mafeteng?

Mafeteng has approximately 57,059 inhabitants.

How big is Mafeteng?

The area of Mafeteng is around 224 mi².

What is the currency of Mafeteng?

In Mafeteng the Lesotho loti (LSL) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 3 December 2021

  • 1 Lesotho loti = 20.43 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.049 Lesotho loti
  • 10 Lesotho loti = 204.26 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.49 Lesotho loti
  • 100 Lesotho loti = 2,042.55 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 4.90 Lesotho loti

What is the area code of Mafeteng?

The area code to call Mafeteng is +266.