If you are visiting Cape Town it’s always best to plan your hike up Table Mountain early in your stay. Leave time to account for weather changes and get the best out of your Table Mountain hike.
Too many hikers on Table Mountain chance it with poor planning in regards to weather. It’s not as easy as just looking at the temperature when planning a Table Mountain hike, one must look at all aspects of the weather forecast as wind speed, precipitation and cloud cover play a vital role in Hiking Table Mountain and are very often overlooked.
Cape Town has a Mediterranean climate with mild, moderately wet winters and dry, warm summers. February is the hottest month and the coldest month is June. December is recorded for being the month with the most daily sunshine hours and the wettest month is July with an average of 100 mm of rain.