Climate

Cape Town view from Lion's HeadThe Western Cape climate is typical Mediterranean, with warm, dry summers and mild, moist winters.

Near the coast, the average Summer temperature rises from a low 15°C at night to a comfortable
27°C during the day.
Inland temperatures are some 3-5°C higher.

The coastal winters are mild with an average 7°C at night rising to 18°C during the daytime.
Away from the beach, the morning temperature is around 5°C with midday peaks of 22°C.

From September to March, every now and then, the Cape Doctor blows on the South African coast.
This strong wind is also called the South-Easter. During the Winter the cooler north-west winds reign.

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