Mossel Bay Climate

Weather and Tides

Mossel Bay has a very mild and moderate climate, boasting with about 320 sunny days each year.

In Mossel Bay, the summers are comfortable, and dry; the winters are cool, and windy; and it is mostly clear year-round. The town`s weather is influenced by the Agulhas current of the Indian Ocean to the south, and by the presence of the Outeniqua Mountains to the north. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 11`C to 24` C and is rarely below 8`C or above 27`C. Mossel Bay does not experience significant seasonal variation in the frequency of wet days. Frost is rare or almost absent while snow may be visible, occasionally on the distant mountain peaks as a winter treat. Prevailing winds are westerly in winter (May – August) and easterly in summer (September – April), and rarely reach storm- or gale-force strength. The average days of sunshine are 320 days per year.

Overall Mossel Bay has a year-round mild climate making it a perfect destination for enjoying the range of activities on offer almost any time of the year.

Mossel Bay Forecast

Apr 11, 2021, 6:13 am
 

N
Clear
15°C
0 m/s
real feel: 16°C
current pressure: 1020 mb
humidity: 86%
wind speed: 0 m/s N
wind gusts: 1 m/s
UV-Index: 0
sunrise: 6:51 am
sunset: 6:13 pm
Forecast Apr 11, 2021
day
 

E
Intermittent clouds
21°C
wind speed: 2 m/s E
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

ENE
Mostly cloudy
14°C
wind speed: 1 m/s ENE
wind gusts: 2 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Apr 12, 2021
day
 

E
Intermittent clouds
21°C
wind speed: 2 m/s E
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
night
 

S
Mostly cloudy
14°C
wind speed: 1 m/s S
wind gusts: 2 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
Forecast Apr 13, 2021
day
 

ESE
Intermittent clouds
21°C
wind speed: 1 m/s ESE
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
night
 

E
Partly cloudy
15°C
wind speed: 1 m/s E
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
Forecast Apr 14, 2021
day
 

E
Partly sunny
22°C
wind speed: 2 m/s E
wind gusts: 4 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
night
 

ESE
Mostly cloudy
15°C
wind speed: 2 m/s ESE
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
Forecast Apr 15, 2021
day
 

E
Cloudy
19°C
wind speed: 3 m/s E
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
night
 

E
Mostly cloudy
15°C
wind speed: 4 m/s E
wind gusts: 7 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
Forecast Apr 16, 2021
day
 

E
Mostly sunny
23°C
wind speed: 4 m/s E
wind gusts: 9 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
night
 

ENE
Mostly clear
15°C
wind speed: 2 m/s ENE
wind gusts: 5 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
Forecast Apr 17, 2021
day
 

WNW
Mostly sunny
26°C
wind speed: 1 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
night
 

SSW
Mostly clear
15°C
wind speed: 1 m/s SSW
wind gusts: 5 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
Forecast Apr 18, 2021
day
 

SW
Mostly cloudy
23°C
wind speed: 3 m/s SW
wind gusts: 7 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
night
 

SSE
Mostly cloudy
14°C
wind speed: 1 m/s SSE
wind gusts: 4 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
Forecast Apr 19, 2021
day
 

ESE
Intermittent clouds
21°C
wind speed: 5 m/s ESE
wind gusts: 13 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
night
 

E
Partly cloudy
13°C
wind speed: 4 m/s E
wind gusts: 11 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
 

Average Annual Temperatures