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HOUT BAY, CAPE TOWN, 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
17°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
HOUT BAY, CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Thu 20th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 13° 13° 13° 14° 15° 15° 16°
0% 1% 0% 7% 5% 57% 48% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Fri 21st June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 14° 14° 15° 15° 15° 15°
50% 56% 0% 65% 100% 99% 100% 83%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 1.2mm 0.1mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Sat 22nd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 14° 14° 15° 16° 16° 16°
88% 86% 76% 100% 100% 100% 3% 4%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Sun 23rd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 15° 15° 16° 16° 16° 16°
3% 0% 12% 4% 4% 45% 100% 96%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Mon 24th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 15° 15° 16° 16° 15° 14°
71% 93% 27% 0% 0% 9% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Tue 25th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 14° 16° 16° 16° 16°
0% 0% 1% 3% 5% 6% 14% 25%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 26th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 15° 16° 17° 17° 17° 16°
12% 3% 3% 3% 2% 0% 0% 0%
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 20th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
17
kmh
8
kmh
7
kmh
10
kmh
11
kmh
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.5m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
10.9s 10.9s 10.9s 11.0s 12.5s 12.4s 12.5s 12.4s
Fri 21st June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
22
kmh
27
kmh
36
kmh
42
kmh
49
kmh
34
kmh
20
kmh
0.2m
0.7m
0.8m
1.2m
1.5m
1.8m
1.3m
0.7m
15.2s 14.7s 14.3s 14.0s 13.6s 13.4s 12.9s 12.6s
Sat 22nd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
8
kmh
8
kmh
0.4m
0.3m
0.1m
0.3m
0.3m
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
12.4s 12.3s 11.6s 11.3s 11.3s 13.2s 13.1s 13.0s
Sun 23rd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
2
kmh
13
kmh
19
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
11
kmh
6
kmh
0.1m
0.1m
0.3m
0.5m
0.8m
0.8m
0.4m
0.2m
12.9s 12.7s 12.5s 12.4s 12.1s 11.9s 11.8s 11.4s
Mon 24th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
23
kmh
23
kmh
0.1m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.9m
0.6m
0.7m
0.8m
11.0s 10.9s 10.8s 10.4s 10.5s 14.4s 16.3s 15.5s
Tue 25th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
8
kmh
7
kmh
9
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
15.2s 16.1s 16.2s 16.1s 16.1s 16.0s 15.9s 15.8s
Wed 26th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
17
kmh
22
kmh
27
kmh
29
kmh
30
kmh
32
kmh
26
kmh
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
1.3m
1.2m
1.2m
1.0m
0.8m
15.7s 15.6s 15.2s 14.7s 14.5s 14.3s 14.2s 13.7s
Thu 20th June
1:45 AM 8:10 AM 2:23 PM 8:20 PM
1.60 0.40 1.60 0.60
Fri 21st June
2:25 AM 8:47 AM 3:02 PM 9:01 PM
1.70 0.40 1.60 0.50
Sat 22nd June
3:05 AM 9:26 AM 3:41 PM 9:44 PM
1.70 0.30 1.70 0.50
Sun 23rd June
3:47 AM 10:05 AM 4:22 PM 10:28 PM
1.70 0.30 1.70 0.50
Mon 24th June
4:31 AM 10:47 AM 5:05 PM 11:15 PM
1.70 0.30 1.70 0.50
Tue 25th June
5:17 AM 11:30 AM 5:50 PM
1.60 0.40 1.70
Wed 26th June
12:06 AM 6:07 AM 12:18 PM 6:39 PM
0.50 1.60 0.40 1.70
Thu 20th June
15°
0.0mm
6kmh E
27%
Fri 21st June
15°
1.4mm
37kmh NNW
69%
Sat 22nd June
16°
0.2mm
10kmh SE
69%
Sun 23rd June
16°
0.1mm
23kmh NNW
33%
Mon 24th June
16°
0.0mm
17kmh SSE
25%
Tue 25th June
16°
0.0mm
9kmh SSE
6%
Wed 26th June
17°
0.0mm
24kmh SSE
2%
Thu 27th June
20°
0.0mm
5kmh E
0%
Fri 28th June
23°
0.0mm
21kmh NNE
5%
Sat 29th June
22°
0.0mm
15kmh ESE
4%
Sun 30th June
18°
0.0mm
14kmh NNW
5%
Mon 1st July
18°
0.0mm
4kmh WSW
10%
Tue 2nd July
16°
0.2mm
23kmh NNW
44%
Wed 3rd July
16°
0.0mm
3kmh WNW
27%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 17° which is not so warm but sunbathing may be possible on some days. The average water temperature will be 14° 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 0.5mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 23%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Hout Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

A holiday at the beach in Hout Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa is a perfect getaway for those looking to relax and unwind while enjoying the beautiful natural surroundings. Nestled between towering mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, Hout Bay offers a stunning beach experience with a variety of activities suitable for all ages.

Beach Type

Hout Bay Beach is known for its soft yellow sand that stretches along the shoreline, creating an inviting atmosphere for beachgoers. While not as powdery as white sand beaches found in other parts of the world, it provides a comfortable surface for sunbathing and beach activities. The water is relatively calm due to the bay's protected location. There are also rocky areas along the coast that provide excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving, as these environments attract diverse marine life.

Beach Activities

There are numerous beach activities to enjoy at Hout Bay Beach:

  1. Swimming - The calm waters of Hout Bay make it ideal for swimming and splashing around in the ocean.
  2. Sunbathing - With plenty of space on the sandy shore, visitors can easily find a spot to lay out their towels and soak up the sun.
  3. Surfing - While not as famous as nearby surf spots like Muizenberg or Noordhoek, Hout Bay does offer some surfing opportunities for those looking to catch a wave.
  4. Snorkeling and Diving - As mentioned earlier, the rocky areas along Hout Bay's coastline provide excellent habitats for marine life, making it an interesting destination for snorkelers and divers.
  5. Boat Trips - Several operators in Hout Bay offer boat trips out onto the water where visitors can enjoy views of the surrounding mountains and even spot seals lounging on nearby rocks.

Accommodations

There are several hotels and guesthouses located near Hout Bay Beach, including the Hout Bay Manor, Tintswalo Atlantic, and Chapman's Peak Beach Hotel. These properties offer a range of amenities and cater to various budgets.

Areas to Stay In

When looking for accommodation in Hout Bay, consider the following areas:

  1. Hout Bay Village - This central location offers easy access to the beach and numerous restaurants, shops, and other amenities.
  2. Chapman's Peak - For stunning ocean views and a more secluded atmosphere, consider staying near Chapman's Peak Drive.
  3. Scott Estate - This residential area is situated on the slopes of the mountains surrounding Hout Bay, providing excellent views of both the ocean and valley below.

Beach Amenities

Hout Bay Beach offers several amenities for visitors to enjoy:

  • Public restrooms
  • Outdoor shower facilities
  • Lifeguards on duty during peak season
  • Nearby restaurants and cafes
  • Parking facilities near the beach

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