Weather news

Local and international weather news.

Rain in east as temperatures cool down across most of SA

According to SAWS, the weather will be partly cloudy and warm on Friday in Cape Town, where SONA takes place. Wind will be light to moderate southerly, becoming fresh south-easterly from the afternoon, and the temperature will be between 19-27°C. The SONA and the Opening of Parliament takes place at...
Continue reading
649 Hits

Scorching temperatures in west, scattered rainfall expected across SA

SA Weather Service (SAWS) predicts rainfall across most of the country on Tuesday, 13 February. Although drought-hit Cape Town will also expect a 30% chance of rain, its scorching high maximum temperature of 36°C does not bode well for the Mother City during the water crisis. Most cities in the...
Continue reading
581 Hits

Fire danger warning in west, widespread showers expected across SA

The week is off to a warm start across most of SA, with SA Weather Service (SAWS) warning of fire danger conditions for western parts of the country on Monday, 12 February. Widespread showers are expected across SA on Monday, with minimal rainfall expected over drought-stricken parts of the Western...
Continue reading
1349 Hits

Fire danger warning in Western Cape, rainfall expected across most of SA

Rainfall is expected across most of South Africa on Wednesday, 7 February, but drought-stricken Cape Town and Nelson Mandela Bay will remain dry.  The western and northern parts of the country will be extremely hot, with most places experiencing temperatures above 30°C. Fire danger conditions The SA Weather Service warns...
Continue reading
1277 Hits

Fire danger conditions in Northern Cape as heat rises across most of SA

Most of the country will experience high maximum temperatures on Tuesday, 06 February, with scattered showers in parts and a fire danger warning for most of the Northern Cape. Fire danger conditions The SA Weather Service warns of extremely high fire danger conditions expected over the eastern and southern parts...
Continue reading
462 Hits

Boiling temperatures and fire danger in western SA

The week will be off to a hot start for western parts of SA, including a fire danger warning and scattered showers for the north-eastern provinces on Monday, 5 February. High fire danger conditions The SA Weather Service warns of extremely high fire danger conditions over the central and western...
Continue reading
438 Hits

interactive map