Best time to visit, weather and climate Durban
Best time to visit Durban, South Africa

Best time to visit Durban, South Africa

The best time to visit Durban in South Africa is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Durban is 27°C in february and the lowest is 21°C in july. The water temperature is between 23°C and 28°C. The weather and climate of Durban is suitable for a city trip.

The average climate figure for Durban is an 8,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Durban has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the oceanic climate and moderate climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Durban or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Durban per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
26°C 27°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C
67
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56
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60
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29
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29
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9
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22
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21
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31
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54
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65
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78
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Climate Durban

Climate Durban


Climate Durban per Month

Climate Durban per Month

Durban has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the oceanic climate and moderate climate. The average annual temperature for Durban is 24° degrees and there is about 521 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 159 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 26°C 27°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C
Night 20°C 20°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C
Water 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 27°C
Precip 67
mm
56
mm
60
mm
29
mm
29
mm
9
mm
22
mm
21
mm
31
mm
54
mm
65
mm
78
mm
Rain
days
21 17 18 12 9 6 8 8 14 18 20 23
Dry
days
10 11 13 18 22 24 23 23 16 13 10 8
Sun hours
per day
8 9 8 6 7 7 6 6 7 8 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 6 5 4 5 6
 


Climate Durban january

On average, it is maximum 26° in january in Durban and at least around 20° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In january there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 67 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in Durban and at least around 20° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In february there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 56 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban march

On average, it is maximum 26° in march in Durban and at least around 20° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In march there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 60 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban april

On average, it is maximum 24° in april in Durban and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban may

On average, it is maximum 23° in may in Durban and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In may there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban june

On average, it is maximum 22° in june in Durban and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In june there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban july

On average, it is maximum 21° in july in Durban and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In july there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban august

On average, it is maximum 22° in august in Durban and at least around 15° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In august there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban september

On average, it is maximum 23° in september in Durban and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In september there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban october

On average, it is maximum 23° in october in Durban and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In october there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 54 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban november

On average, it is maximum 24° in november in Durban and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In november there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 65 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Durban.

Climate Durban december

On average, it is maximum 25° in december in Durban and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In december there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 78 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Durban.

14 day weather forecast Durban

14 day weather forecast Durban

The weather for Durban in South Africa will be around 22° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
6 Jun
Enkele wolken 23°C 14°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
Su
7 Jun
Helder hemel 24°C 14°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
Mo
8 Jun
Helder hemel 24°C 14°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 5
Tu
9 Jun
Enkele wolken 23°C 14°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 4
We
10 Jun
Enkele wolken 26°C 14°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 4
Th
11 Jun
Broken wolken 24°C 16°C 24°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 4
Fr
12 Jun
Broken wolken 18°C 9°C 24°C 0.2 mm 15% 4m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
13 Jun
Enkele wolken 18°C 9°C 24°C 1.2 mm 55% 5m/s 4
Su
14 Jun
Gespreide bewolking 19°C 8°C 24°C 1.1 mm 55% 4m/s 3
Mo
15 Jun
Gespreide bewolking 19°C 10°C 24°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 4
Tu
16 Jun
Enkele wolken 21°C 11°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 3
We
17 Jun
Helder hemel 22°C 11°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 3
Th
18 Jun
Helder hemel 24°C 12°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 4
Fr
19 Jun
Helder hemel 24°C 13°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 4
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About Durban

About Durban

Durban lies in South Africa in the province KwaZulu-Natal and the population consists of 2.729.000 inhabitants. If you want to call Durban you have to use +27 or 0027 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +275012457809 or 00275012457809.

Durban is in a straight line at 9.546 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 13 hours15.

The coordinates of Durban, South Africa are latitude: -29.857896 en longitude: 31.029198

The GPS coordinates are S 29° 51' 28.4400" en E 31° 1' 45.1200"

Currency Durban

Currency Durban

In Durban the South African rand is used to pay.

Exchange rate South African rand (ZAR) 6 june 2020

1 South African rand = 0,05 Pound sterling
100 South African rand = 4,68 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 21,35 South African rand
100 Pound sterling = 2.135,13 South African rand

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Time difference Durban

Time difference Durban

In Durban it is now 20:28 o’clock in the evening on saturday 6 june 2020. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Durban is Africa/Johannesburg and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Durban

Vaccinations Durban

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Durban.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Tuberculose (TBC)