WATCH: Capetonians show big love for first real rainfall

After a severe dry spell, Cape Town had its first show of rain, coupled with thunder and lightning, on Wednesday, March 28.

The downpour, lasted roughly 40 minutes and was followed by shorter, intermittent showers throughout the night. 

News24 took to the streets to ask Capetonians their thoughts on the downpour and to share what they missed most about the rain during the long drought in the city. Watch.