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 8, 2020, 7:21 am
 

W
Clear
11°C
1 m/s
real feel: 11°C
current pressure: 1020 mb
humidity: 81%
wind speed: 1 m/s W
wind gusts: 1 m/s
UV-Index: 0
sunrise: 6:49 am
sunset: 6:16 pm
Forecast Apr 8, 2020
day
 

ENE
Mostly cloudy
19°C
wind speed: 3 m/s ENE
wind gusts: 7 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
night
 

ENE
Partly cloudy
12°C
wind speed: 3 m/s ENE
wind gusts: 7 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
Forecast Apr 9, 2020
day
 

E
Partly sunny
23°C
wind speed: 1 m/s E
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
night
 

WNW
Partly cloudy
13°C
wind speed: 1 m/s WNW
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
Forecast Apr 10, 2020
day
 

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

NNW
Partly cloudy
13°C
wind speed: 1 m/s NNW
wind gusts: 2 m/s
max. UV-Index: 5
Forecast Apr 11, 2020
day
 

E
Mostly cloudy
22°C
wind speed: 2 m/s E
wind gusts: 5 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

NNW
Cloudy
16°C
wind speed: 1 m/s NNW
wind gusts: 2 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Apr 12, 2020
day
 

WSW
Mostly cloudy
23°C
wind speed: 2 m/s WSW
wind gusts: 5 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
night
 

W
Partly cloudy
14°C
wind speed: 3 m/s W
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 2
Forecast Apr 13, 2020
day
 

E
Showers
21°C
wind speed: 3 m/s E
wind gusts: 4 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
night
 

E
Mostly clear
11°C
wind speed: 1 m/s E
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
Forecast Apr 14, 2020
day
 

SE
Mostly cloudy
21°C
wind speed: 1 m/s SE
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 1
night
 

WSW
Intermittent clouds
12°C
wind speed: 1 m/s WSW
wind gusts: 5 m/s
max. UV-Index: 1
Forecast Apr 15, 2020
day
 

S
Mostly cloudy
22°C
wind speed: 1 m/s S
wind gusts: 4 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
night
 

NNE
Mostly cloudy
12°C
wind speed: 1 m/s NNE
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 3
Forecast Apr 16, 2020
day
 

WSW
Partly sunny
23°C
wind speed: 1 m/s WSW
wind gusts: 6 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
night
 

N
Partly cloudy
11°C
wind speed: 1 m/s N
wind gusts: 3 m/s
max. UV-Index: 4
 

Average Annual Temperatures