Pretoria Climate & Temperature
- Pretoria, South Africa is at 25°44'S, 28°11'E, 1308 m (4291 ft). See map.
- Pretoria has a mid-latitude steppe/ semi-arid cool climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: BSk).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Pretoria is situated in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
- The mean temperature is 17.3 degrees Celsius (63.2 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype barely hyperoceanic.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 517 mm (20.4 inches) which is equivalent to 517 Litres/m² (12.68 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 3254 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Pretoria you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Kahului, Maui, Hawaii where you would find a Tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate (Subtropical dry forest biome).
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