Beach Weather in Maclear Beach, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa

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MACLEAR BEACH, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, SOUTH AFRICA BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
18°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
MACLEAR BEACH, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, SOUTH AFRICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 16° 18° 21° 17° 16°
3% 14% 9% 10% 9% 0% 3% 7%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 15° 15° 18° 18° 17° 16°
6% 5% 7% 2% 11% 20% 21% 2%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 15° 16° 17° 17° 17° 17°
1% 1% 3% 47% 88% 100% 79% 68%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 16° 16° 17° 18° 17° 16°
42% 29% 22% 8% 16% 100% 32% 3%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 16° 16° 16° 16° 16°
6% 77% 93% 100% 98% 100% 63% 49%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.4mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 16° 17° 18° 17° 16°
36% 24% 14% 5% 6% 4% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 14° 15° 16° 17° 17° 16°
0% 1% 4% 5% 0% 28% 84% 60%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
9
kmh
15
kmh
19
kmh
21
kmh
25
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
0.8m
0.3m
0.5m
0.7m
0.9m
1.2m
1.5m
1.2m
10.4s 11.5s 11.4s 11.2s 11.1s 10.9s 17.5s 10.5s
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
30
kmh
31
kmh
30
kmh
1.2m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
16.3s 16.1s 16.4s 16.5s 16.3s 16.2s 16.0s 15.7s
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
33
kmh
35
kmh
36
kmh
33
kmh
32
kmh
20
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
1.2m
1.2m
1.4m
1.2m
1.1m
0.7m
0.5m
0.3m
15.5s 15.3s 15.1s 14.6s 14.2s 14.0s 14.0s 14.1s
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
21
kmh
31
kmh
39
kmh
43
kmh
49
kmh
54
kmh
49
kmh
0.3m
0.6m
1.0m
1.3m
1.5m
1.7m
1.9m
1.8m
14.2s 14.1s 13.8s 13.6s 13.4s 13.3s 13.0s 12.7s
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
46
kmh
42
kmh
41
kmh
41
kmh
45
kmh
43
kmh
45
kmh
43
kmh
1.6m
1.5m
1.4m
1.4m
1.6m
1.4m
1.5m
1.4m
12.5s 12.2s 11.9s 11.7s 11.6s 11.4s 11.2s 13.7s
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
42
kmh
44
kmh
46
kmh
46
kmh
47
kmh
48
kmh
49
kmh
47
kmh
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.5m
1.7m
1.8m
2.0m
13.5s 14.1s 13.9s 13.7s 13.5s 13.3s 13.2s 13.1s
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
45
kmh
44
kmh
39
kmh
34
kmh
25
kmh
23
kmh
22
kmh
17
kmh
2.1m
2.3m
2.3m
2.0m
1.4m
1.0m
0.9m
1.1m
13.1s 13.1s 13.1s 13.3s 13.4s 13.4s 13.4s 13.3s
Sun 19th May
12:36 AM 7:01 AM 1:08 PM 7:01 PM
1.60 0.60 1.50 0.60
Mon 20th May
1:11 AM 7:33 AM 1:41 PM 7:35 PM
1.60 0.50 1.50 0.60
Tue 21st May
1:43 AM 8:03 AM 2:13 PM 8:07 PM
1.70 0.40 1.60 0.50
Wed 22nd May
2:14 AM 8:33 AM 2:44 PM 8:39 PM
1.70 0.40 1.60 0.50
Thu 23rd May
2:46 AM 9:05 AM 3:17 PM 9:13 PM
1.70 0.40 1.70 0.50
Fri 24th May
3:19 AM 9:38 AM 3:51 PM 9:48 PM
1.70 0.40 1.70 0.50
Sat 25th May
3:54 AM 10:12 AM 4:28 PM 10:27 PM
1.70 0.40 1.70 0.50
Sun 19th May
18°
0.0mm
12kmh NNW
6%
Mon 20th May
18°
0.0mm
19kmh NNW
9%
Tue 21st May
17°
0.1mm
22kmh N
48%
Wed 22nd May
18°
0.0mm
28kmh SE
31%
Thu 23rd May
17°
0.8mm
34kmh SSE
73%
Fri 24th May
18°
0.0mm
33kmh SE
11%
Sat 25th May
17°
0.0mm
12kmh SSE
22%
Sun 26th May
17°
0.0mm
10kmh NW
26%
Mon 27th May
17°
0.2mm
23kmh SE
29%
Tue 28th May
17°
0.0mm
13kmh WNW
28%
Wed 29th May
17°
0.1mm
32kmh SE
29%
Thu 30th May
19°
0.0mm
5kmh ESE
0%
Fri 31st May
18°
0.0mm
27kmh SSE
0%
Sat 1st June
19°
0.0mm
15kmh SE
8%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 18° which is not so warm but sunbathing may be possible on some days. The average water temperature will be 16° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 4 days of very light rain with an average of 0.3mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 23%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Maclear Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Maclear Beach, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Taking a holiday at Maclear Beach, located in Cape of Good Hope, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, is a fantastic way to relax and unwind. This stunning beach offers breathtaking views of the ocean and surrounding landscape. It is also part of the Table Mountain National Park, which means visitors can enjoy the beauty of the natural environment.

Beach Type

Maclear Beach has a unique combination of sand and rocks. The sand is golden yellow in color and fairly coarse in texture. The rocky areas create excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving as they attract a variety of marine life. The beach also has tidal pools that provide safe swimming spots for families with children.

Beach Activities

There are several activities recommended on Maclear Beach:

  1. Snorkeling and diving: Due to the rocky shoreline, snorkeling and diving are popular activities on this beach. The rocks provide a habitat for various fish species and other marine life.

  2. Hiking: With its location within Table Mountain National Park, there are plenty of hiking trails nearby for visitors to explore and enjoy the stunning coastal scenery.

  3. Birdwatching: The area around Maclear Beach is home to many bird species, making it an ideal spot for bird enthusiasts.

  4. Photography: The beautiful landscape surrounding Maclear Beach makes it an excellent location for capturing unforgettable photos.

  5. Relaxation: Of course, one cannot forget simply relaxing on the sandy beach while soaking up the sun or enjoying a good book.

Accommodations

While there are no beach resorts or hotels directly on Maclear Beach due to its protected status within Table Mountain National Park, there are several accommodation options nearby in Cape Town's surrounding suburbs such as Simon's Town or Kalk Bay.

Areas to Stay In

  1. Simon's Town: This historic seaside town offers various accommodation options ranging from guesthouses to charming bed & breakfasts. It is also home to the South African Navy, which means there are several interesting museums and attractions to explore.

  2. Kalk Bay: Known for its quaint harbor and vibrant fishing community, Kalk Bay has a range of accommodations, including boutique hotels and cozy guesthouses. It is also famous for its antique shops and art galleries.

  3. Muizenberg: A popular beach destination in Cape Town, Muizenberg offers a variety of accommodation options from beachfront apartments to guesthouses. It is also known for its colorful beach huts and excellent surfing conditions.

Beach Amenities

Maclear Beach offers limited amenities due to its protected status within Table Mountain National Park. There are no lifeguards on duty, so visitors should exercise caution when swimming or participating in water activities. Public restrooms can be found nearby at the Cape of Good Hope entrance gate or at the Buffelsfontein Visitor Centre. Visitors should also bring their own refreshments as there are no food or drink vendors available directly on the beach.

Overall, a holiday at Maclear Beach promises a tranquil experience within an unspoiled natural setting – perfect for those seeking peace and relaxation by the ocean's edge.

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