The PontadoOuro lies on 29 m above sea level PontadoOuro's climate is classified as tropical. The summers are much rainier than the winters in PontadoOuro.
The average annual temperature is 22.3 °C | 72.1 °F in PontadoOuro. About 919 mm | 36.2 inch of precipitation falls annually.
Precipitation is the lowest in June, with an average of 34 mm | 1.3 inch. The greatest amount of precipitation occurs in January, with an average of 141 mm | 5.6 inch.
At an average temperature of 25.5 °C | 77.9 °F, January is the hottest month of the year. The lowest average temperatures in the year occur in June, when it is around 18.6 °C | 65.5 °F.
Temperature (°F) 86.7 86.0 84.7 81.5 79.9 75.6 75.9 78.4 79.7 80.6 82.2 84.9 Precipitation / Rainfall (mm) 141 132 105 71 37 34 44 36 44 89 91 95 Between the driest and wettest months, the difference in precipitation is 107 mm | 4 inches. Date Weather Max. Min.RainriskWindspeedPrecipitation / Rainfall (mm)Humidity22.
OctoberScattered clouds 34 °C °F 20 °C °F20 %13 km/h0mm73%Date Weather Max. Min.RainriskWindspeedPrecipitation / Rainfall (mm)Humidity29. NovemberOvercast clouds 29 °C °F 20 °C °F25 %11 km/h1mm82% (Arctic Ocean) Max.
Water Temperature (°F) 41.7 40.5 39.7 40.3 42.4 46.4 49.6 50.2 48.7 46.9 44.8 43.9 The annual water temperature for PontadoOuro (Arctic Ocean) is on average 6.50 °C | 43.70 °F. The month with the highest water temperature is August with 10.10 °C | 50.18 °F.
Water temperature forecasts for the long term tend to be misleading. So instead, you can use our extensive historic data to check the water temperature in PontadoOuro in December over a period of the last ten years.
As a result, you will be able to get a fairly accurate idea about the average water temperature in December. Average water temperature in PontadoOuro in December is 25.6 °C/78.1 °F and therefore suitable for comfortable swimming.
If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Point d’ Our, the hottest months are January, February, and then March. The warmest time of year is generally early February where highs are regularly around 95.1 °F (35.1 °C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.8 °F (22.1 °C) at night.
Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person. Point d’ Our Perceived Temperature (F) Key Point d’ Our Perceived Temperature © Key Average Point d’ Our Temperatures by Month Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather.
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Point d’ Our are June, May, and then July. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid February.
Wind in Point d’ Our is usually extremely calm. November’s average wind speed of around 4.4 knots (5.1 MPH or 8.2 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early November where average top sustained speeds reach 9.1 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Mozambique; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas.
Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. The busiest month for tourism in Point d’ Our, Mozambique is September, followed by May and October.
Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 55.7 in August means 55.7% of the tourists vs. September.
Fall (March through May) Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Point d’ Our, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 3 days per month.
Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced. On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 7 times per month.
Fees are approximately R30 per night per vehicle (price is subject to change). Transfer services from the Mozambican Border to PontadoOuro via 4×4 are offered at a fee.
Check with the lodge that you are staying at, if they provide a transfer service from the Border to PontadoOuro ! We always recommend you enter Mozambique in a 4×4 because you won't be limited to where you can travel as well as the possibility of getting stuck.
Distance from Johannesburg to Mozambique border at PontadoOuro / OSI Bay is approx. Distance from Durban to Mozambique border at PontadoOuro / OSI Bay is approx.
Be prepared and withdraw a sufficient amount of money in the country you are travelling from to avoid inconveniences. We advise you confirm prior with the lodge you're staying at if they offer credit card facilities.
Yes, both PontadoOuro & Point Malone (villages are 7 km apart) have shops where one can purchase sim cards + data. We also advise that you buy and take your own vacuum packed meat from South Africa for the first night or 2 (if you are going to be self-catering) in a cooler box with ice.
Check with the lodge if they sell ice or if they have a freezer to store your meat during your stay. It is strongly advised that you take other prophylactics like insect repellent sprays, mosquito coils, light long sleeve tops and bottoms to further prevent bites (especially during late afternoons, evenings and mornings).