South Africa’s Cape is hot, and a bit showery. From mid-December it is peak season, and European visitors compete with South African holiday-makers for space.
The rains have turned Botswana green, animals have dispersed, and it’s a great time for birding.
In East Africa, grass returns to the Serengeti, drawing the herds of wildebeest back.
Sierra Leone is hot and dry.
It’s peak season in Oman for beach holidays and mountain tours.
Namibia is hot, some would find it too hot for a touring holiday, others not.
The Indian Ocean islands are hot, and also experiencing peak season, although showers are a continuous feature.