• Johannesburg, SAR: -7,0°C (all-time July record), Zimbabwe -6,7°C

    After extremely cold reports from Namibia, Botswana, and South Africa severe frosts have shifted above eastern parts of the south-African continent. Latest reports from the region you should find here: /https://mkweather.com/antarctic-winter-in-africa-namibia-100c-botswana-77c/; https://mkweather.com/botswana-97c-only-09c-from-the-all-time-national-record/; https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods/; https://mkweather.com/port-elizabeth-south-africa-18c-all-time-record-is-05c-in-western-provinces-already-level-4-snow-warning-july-2021// According to the newest information, 19 all-time temperature records across South Africa were on Friday morning ...
  • Lagos, Nigeria with floods and a 16-day forecast for the period of rains in Africa

    The last week, a Nigerian capital, Lagos, was heavily flooded by 1,5-meter high floodwater. In 24 hours fell 125 mm of rain and according to NiMet, the presence of very deep vertical extent of moisture and moisture-laden winds up to about 3000m (700hPa) level in the atmosphere coupled with instability ...
  • Botswana -9,7°C, only 0,9°C from the all-time national record!

    Extreme coldwave in South Africa is peaking and after -10,0°C in Werda, Namibia /https://mkweather.com/antarctic-winter-in-africa-namibia-100c-botswana-77c// is very close to all-time temperature records Botswana, too, with measured -9,7°C on Thursday, 22. July 2021 (all-time record is -10,6°C). Very cold is in South Africa, too - below 1000 MASL, -10,0°C was in the ...
  • Antarctic winter in Africa! Namibia -10,0°C, Botswana -7,7°C

    Before anomalous Antarctic blast in African countries, we have warned a few days ago /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods/; https://mkweather.com/port-elizabeth-south-africa-18c-all-time-record-is-05c-in-western-provinces-already-level-4-snow-warning-july-2021// and coldwave will be very probably an absolute peak of Winter 2021. Extremely cold isn´t only in South Africa, where in the next days around -15°C is possible, but too in desert countries northward ...
  • Port Elizabeth, South Africa, +1,8°C (all-time record is -0,5°C), in western provinces already Level 4 ...

    Only before a few days, we informed about the expected long-lasting and powerful coldwave in South Africa /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods//. In Cape Town, last week, only +3,2°C was measured (2,2°C from all-time record) and the country was preparing for frosts and snowing. On Sunday, 11. July 2021, extremely low temperature was already ...
  • 10 dead after a storm in Banjul, Gambia

    Storm system within an ITCZ (Intertropical Convergence Zone) hit between Monday and Wednesday 5.-7. July 2021 a few countries in western Africa. The worst manifestations the system brought into the Gambia, mainly the region of the capital, Banjul, where 10 people were killed by floods and severe winds. According to ...
  • South Africa expect 10-day lasting coldwave, Cape Town +3,2°C (2,2°C above all-time cold record), and ...

    While in Northern Hemisphere we are experiencing extremely strong heatwaves, in South Africa is Winter 2021 in full power. After several cold fronts hit South Africa in late June and early July 2021 /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-hit-3-cold-fronts-in-drakensberg-mountains-and-lesotho-will-be-snowing-cape-town-with-a-flood-risk//, floods and cold mornings arrived really to Cape Town. Parts of the city were flooded before ...
  • Egypt +44,2°C, Libya +42,0°C, hot summer in southern Mediterranean, too! Next weekend will be even ...

    Severe early heatwaves already hit Saharan states and southern Mediterranean, informed Twitter account Extreme Temperatures Around the World. +44,2°C in the oasis of Jalu and +44,0°C at Tazerbo was in Egypt on Saturday, 17. April, measured. Hon, Obari and Tragen, central Libya surprised with maximum temperatures +42,0°C and ot +40,0°C ...
  • Tropical storm Kappa hit Africa!

    It has already reached a status of tropical storm and it´s moving very close to Madeira towards Canary Islands and western coasts of Morocco and Western Sahara! It hit too southwestern parts of the Spain and Portugal already during the weekend. It will be probably the southernmost tropical storm, which ...
  • Annaba, Algeria flooded too

    Mediterranean storms has brought heavy rain to Algeria last week, too, with significant flooding mainly in Annaba region. The worst situation was around Monday, 23. November 2020, when along the Algerian coast has moving a Mediterranean storm system. Water caused problems in traffic and public life in Hajar city, Annaba ...
  • TRENDING: Monster waterspout hit coast in Libya

    Since 20. November have appeared above Mediterranean several Mediterranean storms, which have brought significant worsening of weather in the region. During last workweek, Mkweather brought Mediterranean storms series articles from Cyprus, Israel, Italy and Iberia /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/25/mediterranean-storms-series-cyprus-after-heavy-rains-and-tornadoes/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/25/mediterranean-storms-series-israel-with-one-of-the-rainiest-day-ever-230-mm-24-hours/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/25/mediterranean-storms-series-italy-457-mm-48-hours/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/25/mediterranean-storms-series-breaking-severe-flood-warnings-in-spain-and-portugal//. These storms are shifting in classical west-eastward circulation scheme above Middle ...
  • The first Somalian hurricane? Gati (Category 4) is bringing 2-year rainfall for 48 hours!

    About first tropical threats of Indian Ocean cyclone season we have informed during last days /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/17/tropical-threat-in-somalia-and-yemen-94a-invest-should-hit-region-next-week/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/20/southern-india-and-sri-lanka-with-possible-cyclones-next-16-days//. Currently, extremely dangerous cyclone Gati, hit Somalia in full power such as equivalent of Category 4 hurricane at the weekend, 21.-22. November 2020. Partly has been hit Yemen, too. According to the newest ...