• 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 ...