The climate in Mossel Bay during October can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.
October is in the spring in Mossel Bay and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 20°C (68°F), whilst at night 12°C (54°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||20.1°C 68.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||11.9°C 53.5°F|
|Average temperature||16°C 60.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||46 mm 1.8 ins|
|Rainy days||10 days|
|Sea temperature||18°C 64.3°F|
|Windspeed||16.4kph 10 mph|
On average October is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Mossel Bay with around 46mm 1.8 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.9 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Mossel Bay in October 2023.
Best places to visit in October
|Hottest month:||January||24.8°C 76.6°F|
|Driest month:||December||31mm 1.2ins|
|Coldest month:||July||18.4°C 65.1°F|
|Wettest month:||August||47mm 1.9ins|