Sailing in South Africa offers a unique combination of breathtaking landscapes, diverse marine life, and rich cultural experiences. With a number of world-class sailing destinations and favorable weather conditions, it is an ideal location for both beginners and experienced sailors. Here are some of the highlights of sailing in South Africa:

  • Stunning coastline with beautiful beaches, cliffs, and rock formations
  • Rich biodiversity with a variety of marine animals, including dolphins, seals, and whales
  • Opportunity to explore hidden coves, secluded bays, and unspoiled islands
  • Thrilling sailing conditions with consistent winds and favorable currents
  • Accessibility to popular sailing routes, such as the Cape of Good Hope and the Garden Route
  • Chance to spot iconic landmarks, such as Table Mountain and Robben Island, from the water
  • Numerous sailing clubs and marinas offering facilities and services for sailors
  • Chance to experience the vibrant culture and warm hospitality of South Africa's coastal communities
  • Plenty of opportunities for water sports, including fishing, snorkeling, and diving
  • Unforgettable sunrises and sunsets over the Indian and Atlantic Oceans
JanuaryWarm and sunny35C20mm20%8 hours4 knots
FebruaryMild and occasional rain showers25C53mm80%4 hours8 knots
MarchWarm and dry30C10mm10%9 hours6 knots
AprilMild and occasional showers20C33mm60%6 hours10 knots
MayCool with intermittent rain15C40mm70%5 hours12 knots
JuneCool and foggy10C80mm90%3 hours14 knots
JulyCold with occasional snow5C100mm100%2 hours16 knots
AugustCold and wet5C120mm100%2 hours18 knots
SeptemberCool and windy10C50mm80%4 hours14 knots
OctoberMild and partly cloudy15C30mm60%6 hours12 knots
NovemberWarm and occasional showers25C35mm50%7 hours10 knots
DecemberHot and sunny30C20mm30%8 hours6 knots