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South Africa Weather

South Africa's Information

Flag of South Africa
Land Area 1,214,470 km2
Water Area 4,620 km2
Total Area 1,219,090km2 (#24)
Population 54,300,704 (#25)
Population Density 44.71/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $739.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $13,500
Currency Rand (ZAR)
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Summers in South Africa are known to be quite hot, especially along the southern coastal areas, while inland in the higher elevations, temperatures will moderate.

Winters are generally mild countrywide, with some snow in the hills and mountains.

Like its neighbors, South Africa seasons are the reverse of the Northern Hemisphere: Spring is September through October, Summer is November through March, Fall is April through May and Winter is June through August.

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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