General information about Newcastle
Country South Africa
region KwaZulu-Natal 02
region 2Amajuba District Municipality DC25
region 3Newcastle KZN252
Population 404,838
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
Coordinates of Newcastle
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -27.757960000
Longitude 29.931800000
Elevation (STRM3) 1195 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Newcastle

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Average high °C 22 23 23 25 25 24 23 21 18 16 16 19 21
Average temperature °C 17 19 20 22 22 22 21 17 14 11 11 14 18
Average low °C 6 9 11 12 13 12 11 7 3 0 0 2 7
Average precipitation Mm. 34 80 102 126 140 116 83 42 13 11 9 22 780
Relative humidity % 54 60 65 65 68 70 69 66 60 56 53 52 62
Wind speed Km/h 11 11 11 9 8 8 7 7 7 8 8 9 9
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 14 14 13 13 13 11 11 11 12 13
Dew point °C 8 11 14 15 16 16 15 11 6 2 2 4 120
Growing degree-day °C 219 273 309 369 384 325 326 222 127 24 43 127 2748
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 19 20 21 22 23 21 19 17 15 14 15 17 19
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Newcastle - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
3 kmNewcastle AirportNewcastleM
58 kmLadysmith AirportLadysmithM
60 kmHarrismith AirportHarrismithM
87 kmErmelo AirportErmeloM
97 kmSecunda AirportSecundaM
99 kmPrince Mangosuthu Buthelezi AirportUlundiM
120 kmMatsapha AirportManziniM
130 kmMkuze AirportMkuzeM
134 kmPietermaritzburg AirportPietermaritzburgM
143 kmFicksburg Sentraoes AirportFicksburgM

Cities close to Newcastle

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CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
137 km South AfricaGautengJohannesburg2,026,469481 USD6.59.23.2
153 km South AfricaGautengPretoria1,619,438471 USD6.19.53.2
698 km South AfricaWestern CapeCape Town3,433,441500 USD7.29.84.2
139 km South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban3,120,282431 USD6.48.83.3
697 km South AfricaWestern CapeRondebosch15,158
213 km South AfricaOrange Free StateBloemfontein463,064
148 km South AfricaMpumalangaNelspruit110,159
432 km South AfricaEastern CapePort Elizabeth967,677424 USD
376 km South AfricaEastern CapeGrahamstown91,548
679 km South AfricaWestern CapeStellenbosch94,263