The climate at Shamwari Game Reserve boasts a blend of Mediterranean and sub-tropical weather. We’re situated in the Southern Hemisphere, with our dry seasons running from September until March. The moderate to colder seasons follow until August, however our winter period has pleasant 22°C mid-day temperatures.
AN ALL YEAR
If you’re travelling to Shamwari in the off-season winter time, you can expect average temperatures to range from 7°C to 22°C. We have taken the utmost care in preparing our facilities for the colder seasons, but we do recommend guests pack for the season by including:
- Extra thick socks
- Warm jackets
- Long sleepwear
Temperatures can increase quite considerably during the day, giving you ample opportunity to enjoy game drives and other activities. We recommend packing t-shirts, shorts, hiking shoes, hats and sunscreen.
When travelling to Shamwari during the summer season, you can expect to enjoy temperatures of between 16°C and 36°C.
The temperature does get high, but not extreme. We suggest visitors to Shamwari Game Reserve bring along with them:
- Shorts and t-shirts
- Hiking boots
As an all year-round destination, the climate at Shamwari Game Reserve is as delightful as our vast plains, African skyline and the Big 5.
Choose your ideal time of year and book your stay today at this 5-star, luxury experience.