South Africa

Republic of South Africa

Other countries in the neighborhood of South Africa are Lesotho, Botswana, Swaziland, Namibia and Zimbabwe


Travel advice

Exercise a high degree of caution

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exercise a high degree of caution

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in South Africa is safe

Timezone

Africa/Johannesburg (GMT +02:00)

That makes the current date and time June 20, 2018, 12:05 am

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for South Africa if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in South Africa is Rand (R)

Rand

Language

The languages spoken in South Africa are Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, Northern Sami, Setswana, Sesotho and Xitsonga

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in South Africa per month



Average precipitation (mm) in South Africa per month

Vaccinations and health

Malaria

Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions

Hepatitis A

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Hepatitis B

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

DTP

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Telephone

Country code +27
10111
10177
10111

Electricity

230 Volt 50 Herz
Plug type C
Plug type D
Plug type M
Plug type N