Johannesburg population: approximately 4,434,827
Language: The country has 11 official languages. Of these, two are Indo-European languages and the other nine are Bantu languages.
The most spoken language in South Africa is Zulu (mother tongue for 24% of the population), followed by xhosa (18%) and Afrikaans (13%); English is only in fifth place, however used as a supporting language for the tourism sector.
Religion: The most widespread religions are Christian (Protestantism, Catholicism, Anglicanism).
Currency: the currency of South Africa is the South African rand.
Visa and MasterCard cards are accepted in most ATMs but also at banks and money changers. International credit cards are accepted practically everywhere as a method of payment. However, it is advisable to consult your bank before leaving.
Time zone: GMT + 02: 00
Climate: South Africa is characterized by different types of climate, mainly due to exposure and proximity to the sea and therefore to the influences of ocean currents. South Africa's climate is generally dry.
The best time to visit Johannesburg is the month of April, followed by the months of September and October, characterized by warmer temperatures with ceilings of 30 degrees during the day, and cooler evenings and nights.