Port Elizabeth monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Port Elizabeth

    Port Elizabeth average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Port Elizabeth (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 26 26 25.2 23.6 22.1 20.6 20.1 20.1 20.7 21.5 23 24.9
    °F 78.9 78.8 77.4 74.5 71.8 69.1 68.2 68.2 69.3 70.7 73.5 76.9

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Port Elizabeth (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 36 39 50 52 51 49 42 58 54 55 49 34
    inches 1.4 1.5 2 2.1 2 1.9 1.6 2.3 2.1 2.2 1.9 1.3
    Rainy days 8 8 10 8 8 8 7 9 8 11 10 8
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Port Elizabeth

    Average daily sunshine Port Elizabeth
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 9.1 8.4 7.8 7.7 7.5 7.3 7.8 7.9 7.5 8.1 8.8 9.6
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Port Elizabeth (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 17.6 17.6 16.6 13.8 10.8 8.5 8 9 10.9 12.7 14.4 16.1
    Max °C 26.3 26.2 25.5 23.9 22.4 20.9 20.4 20.4 21 21.7 23.3 25.2
    Min °F 63.6 63.7 61.8 56.8 51.4 47.3 46.4 48.2 51.5 54.9 57.8 60.9
    Max °F 71.4 71.4 69.8 65.8 61.9 58.5 57.6 58.5 60.6 63 65.8 69.1
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Port Elizabeth in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 23.1 23.5 23.3 22.5 21.7 20.6 19.8 19.4 19.5 19.9 20.9 22.1
    °F 73.5 74.3 73.9 72.4 71.1 69.1 67.7 67 67.1 67.8 69.5 71.8
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Port Elizabeth (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 20 19 16 14 13 13 14 16 18 20 21 20
    mph 12 12 10 9 8 8 9 10 11 13 13 12

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Port Elizabeth
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    76% 78% 79% 78% 74% 71% 71% 73% 75% 76% 77% 75%
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Port Elizabeth weather stats

Port Elizabeth weather statistics
Hottest month: January 26°C 78.8°F
Driest month: December 34mm 1.3ins
Sunniest month: July 7.8hrs
Coldest month: July 20.1°C 68.2°F
Wettest month: August 58mm 2.3ins
Warmest sea: February 23.5°C 74.3°F
Map showing location of Port Elizabeth (-33.91799, 25.57007)

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