Best time to visit Karoo, South Africa

The best time to visit the region Karoo in South Africa is from january until april and september until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Karoo is 30°C in january and the lowest is 15°C in june. The weather and climate of Karoo is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Karoo is an 9,0. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Karoo has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Karoo 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 Karoo per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
30°C 30°C 28°C 24°C 19°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 26°C 29°C
29
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33
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21
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32
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30
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47
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21
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24
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8
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9
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13
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35
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Climate Karoo

The region Karoo has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Karoo is 25° degrees and there is about 353 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 215 days a year with an average humidity of 52% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate Karoo

 
Day
Night
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 30°C 30°C 28°C 24°C 19°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 26°C 29°C
Night 20°C 20°C 18°C 14°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 14°C 17°C 19°C
Precip 29
mm
33
mm
21
mm
32
mm
30
mm
47
mm
21
mm
24
mm
8
mm
9
mm
13
mm
35
mm
Rain
days
5 5 5 7 6 10 7 8 5 5 5 4
Dry
days
26 23 26 23 25 20 24 23 25 26 25 27
Sun hours
per day
5 4 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 5 5
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 7 7 6 5 4 4 4 4 5 6 7 7
 


Climate Karoo january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Karoo and at least around 20° degrees. In january there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Karoo and at least around 20° degrees. In february there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo march

On average, it is maximum 28° in march in Karoo and at least around 18° degrees. In march there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo april

On average, it is maximum 24° in april in Karoo and at least around 14° degrees. In april there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo may

On average, it is maximum 19° in may in Karoo and at least around 10° degrees. In may there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo june

On average, it is maximum 15° in june in Karoo and at least around 6° degrees. In june there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 47 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo july

On average, it is maximum 15° in july in Karoo and at least around 6° degrees. In july there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo august

On average, it is maximum 17° in august in Karoo and at least around 7° degrees. In august there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo september

On average, it is maximum 20° in september in Karoo and at least around 10° degrees. In september there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october in Karoo and at least around 14° degrees. In october there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo november

On average, it is maximum 26° in november in Karoo and at least around 17° degrees. In november there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Karoo.

Climate Karoo december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Karoo and at least around 19° degrees. In december there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Karoo.

14 day weather forecast Karoo

The weather for Karoo in South Africa will be 15° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Snow Wind UV
Tu
11 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 15°C 5°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 7m/s 4
We
12 Aug
Helder hemel 13°C 3°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 8m/s 5
Th
13 Aug
Enkele wolken 14°C 5°C 0.1 mm 20% 0 cm 4m/s 5
Fr
14 Aug
Helder hemel 20°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 4m/s 5
Sa
15 Aug
Light doucheregen 13°C 0°C 3.6 mm 80% 0.4 cm 8m/s 2
Su
16 Aug
Mix Sneeuw / rain 4°C -1°C 2.4 mm 80% 0.7 cm 5m/s 2
Mo
17 Aug
Enkele wolken 8°C -2°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 2m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Snow Wind UV
Tu
18 Aug
Helder hemel 13°C 1°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 2m/s 5
We
19 Aug
Enkele wolken 17°C 2°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 2m/s 5
Th
20 Aug
Broken wolken 13°C 3°C 0.5 mm 35% 0 cm 4m/s 4
Fr
21 Aug
Enkele wolken 13°C 3°C 0.1 mm 20% 0 cm 3m/s 2
Sa
22 Aug
Helder hemel 20°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 1m/s 2
Su
23 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 17°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 3m/s 2
Mo
24 Aug
Enkele wolken 19°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 1m/s 2

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Hotels and apartments in Karoo

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Flight tickets to Karoo

To travel to Karoo you can travel to these airports:

  • George Airport
    George
  • Port Elizabeth Airport
    Port Elizabeth
  • Cape Town International Airport
    Cape Town
  • Ben Schoeman Airport
    East London
  • K. D. Matanzima Airport
    Mthatha

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About Karoo

Karoo lies in South Africa . If you want to call Karoo 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.

Karoo is in a straight line at 9.689 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 13 hours25.

The coordinates of Karoo, South Africa are latitude: -33.331215 en longitude: 22.535925

The GPS coordinates are S 33° 19' 52.3200" en E 22° 32' 9.2400"

Currency Karoo

In Karoo the South African rand is used to pay.

Exchange rate South African rand (ZAR) 11 august 2020

1 South African rand = 0,06 United States dollar
100 South African rand = 5,65 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 17,70 South African rand
100 United States dollar = 1.769,69 South African rand

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Time difference Karoo

In Karoo it is now 06:25 o’clock in the morning on tuesday 11 august 2020. That is 6 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Karoo is Africa/Johannesburg and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Karoo

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 Karoo.

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