General information about Bloemfontein
Country South Africa
region Orange Free State 03
region 2Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality MAN
region 3Mangaung MAN
Population 463,064
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
Coordinates of Bloemfontein
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -29.121070000
Longitude 26.214000000
Elevation (STRM3) 1396 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Bloemfontein

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 33 36 36 38 37 33 32 28 25 27 30 38
Average high °C 22 25 27 28 30 27 26 22 19 16 16 18 23
Average temperature °C 15 18 20 22 23 22 20 16 12 8 8 11 16
Average low °C 7 11 13 15 17 16 13 10 4 0 0 2 9
Record low °C -5 0 -1 5 2 5 2 -1 -6 -7 -7 -6 -7
Fog Days 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 3 2 2 1 0 12
Thunderstorms Days 2 6 7 8 7 8 7 4 1 1 1 1 53
Average precipitation Mm. 20 40 60 60 80 90 80 50 20 10 0 10 520
Relative humidity % 40 45 45 50 55 60 60 60 60 55 50 45 52
Relative humidity morning % 74 76 77 77 76 83 86 86 83 82 80 75 80
Relative humidity evening % 29 31 31 31 31 41 42 41 36 37 31 28 34
Wind speed Km/h 17 17 17 17 16 16 14 14 14 14 14 17 16
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 11 12 13
Dew point °C 2 5 7 9 10 12 11 7 2 -1 -1 -1 62
Growing degree-day °C 150 250 308 379 422 345 310 192 60 0 0 26 2442
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 21 23 25 26 26 23 20 17 15 14 15 17 20
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Bloemfontein - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
6 kmBram Fischer International AirportBloemfontainM
84 kmMoshoeshoe I International AirportMaseruM
90 kmKimberley AirportKimberleyM
105 kmFicksburg Sentraoes AirportFicksburgM
158 kmP C Pelser AirportKlerksdorpM
173 kmVryburg AirportVyrburgM
176 kmLime Acres Finsch Mine AirportLime AcresM
177 kmPotchefstroom AirportPotchefstroomM
186 kmHarrismith AirportHarrismithM
197 kmQueenstown AirportQueenstownM

Cities close to Bloemfontein

Showing 1-10 of 219 items.
CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
200 km South AfricaGautengJohannesburg2,026,469481 USD6.59.23.2
228 km South AfricaGautengPretoria1,619,438471 USD6.19.53.2
492 km South AfricaWestern CapeCape Town3,433,441500 USD7.29.84.2
255 km South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban3,120,282431 USD6.48.83.3
491 km South AfricaWestern CapeRondebosch15,158
0 km South AfricaOrange Free StateBloemfontein463,064
335 km South AfricaMpumalangaNelspruit110,159
290 km South AfricaEastern CapePort Elizabeth967,677424 USD
252 km South AfricaEastern CapeGrahamstown91,548
474 km South AfricaWestern CapeStellenbosch94,263