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What type of weather should I expect on a Southern African adventure?

South Africa and countries in the Southern African region have a very varied climate and depending on what time of year you travel you may need to pack for all weather conditions. Getting stuck in a storm on safari is probably so always make sure you pack something waterproof. Certain areas and cities experience mild weather conditions all year round. However, some regions can become bitterly cold with a good chance of snow, these are all factors to consider to make your trip that much more enjoyable.

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