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

Jul 7, 2020, 11:53 am
 

N
Intermittent clouds
14°C
4 m/s
real feel: 13°C
current pressure: 1030 mb
humidity: 72%
wind speed: 4 m/s N
wind gusts: 5 m/s
UV-Index: 2
sunrise: 7:38 am
sunset: 5:36 pm
Forecast Jul 7, 2020
day
 

WSW
Partly sunny
17°C
wind speed: 4 m/s WSW
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

E
Clear
7°C
wind speed: 1 m/s E
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Jul 8, 2020
day
 

NE
Sunny
19°C
wind speed: 2 m/s NE
wind gusts: 4 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

N
Mostly clear
13°C
wind speed: 3 m/s N
wind gusts: 7 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Jul 9, 2020
day
 

WNW
Intermittent clouds
26°C
wind speed: 6 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 12 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
night
 

WSW
Mostly cloudy with showers
12°C
wind speed: 4 m/s WSW
wind gusts: 9 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
Forecast Jul 10, 2020
day
 

WNW
Rain
16°C
wind speed: 7 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 12 m/s
max. UV-Index: 1
night
 

WNW
Showers
10°C
wind speed: 5 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 9 m/s
max. UV-Index: 1
Forecast Jul 11, 2020
day
 

W
Mostly sunny
16°C
wind speed: 5 m/s W
wind gusts: 9 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

NW
Clear
9°C
wind speed: 2 m/s NW
wind gusts: 4 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Jul 12, 2020
day
 

NNW
Sunny
20°C
wind speed: 2 m/s NNW
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

NNE
Partly cloudy
11°C
wind speed: 4 m/s NNE
wind gusts: 14 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Jul 13, 2020
day
 

WNW
Windy
20°C
wind speed: 10 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 23 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

W
Partly cloudy
11°C
wind speed: 8 m/s W
wind gusts: 19 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Jul 14, 2020
day
 

WNW
Mostly sunny
17°C
wind speed: 6 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 13 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

NW
Mostly clear
7°C
wind speed: 4 m/s NW
wind gusts: 9 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Jul 15, 2020
day
 

WNW
Sunny
17°C
wind speed: 3 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 7 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

WNW
Clear
8°C
wind speed: 1 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
 

Average Annual Temperatures