Qantas Airways | Australia & New Zealand Sale  

Rustenburg

Rustenburg is a town in the North-West Provice of South Africa. Rustenburg was founded in 1851 by burghers who, with the Voortrekker leader Andries Pretorius, had settled in the area a decade earlier. Just outside Rustenburg is a refinery, which processes around 70% of the worlds platinum, and the 2 largest platinum mines in the world. Rustenburg is contained in the Bojanala Platinum District Municipality.

Situated

Rustenburg lies at the foot of the Magaliesburg mountain range.

Climate

Rustenburg has almost all year sunshine. Summer temperatures range from 22º C and 35º C, with afternoon thunderstorms from August to March. The average temperature from May to July is 16º C, but can range from an average of 2º C to 20º C in a single day.

5 day weather forecast

6-10 day weather forecast

Getting to and from Rustenburg.
By air

The closest airport to Rustenburg is Sun City Airport, although it is not uncommon for people to drive to Rustenburg from Johannesburg International Airport.

By bus

Translux and Greyhound offer connections to major South African cities.

By car

Rustenburg lies on the N4 highway, which runs through to Pretoria.

Accommodation

Click here to find accommodation

Attractions

Sun City (50km away)

Rustenburg Nature Reserve

Links

Wikipedia: Rustenburg



To advertise here email
cheapflights@southafrica.to

Ritsgids logo