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Live Weather Report for Knysna is always available at the hotel desk.
The Garden Route has a Mediterranean Maritime climate, with moderately hot summers, and mild to chilly winters. Rainfall in the area is infrequent, and often doesn’t last more than a few hours. Knysna also has more than 280 sunny days per year!
Any time of the year is good for visiting the area, depending if you enjoy a peaceful retreat during the winter months, or a bustling holiday destination during the summer.
Summer: Hot and humid with a temperatures up to 28°.
Winter: Cool and wet, with numerous sunny days. Lowest temperatures in August, down to 13°.
Rainfall: 715 mm per year. The rainfall increases over the plateau to as much as 1 400 mm on the high southern slopes and peaks of the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma mountains.
Nature has blessed this area with a pleasant temperate climate and moderate rainfall throughout the year making the area a holiday haven year round.