Your weather update: Rainy Monday for parts of SA

2020-01-26 19:05

It will be a fine day for parts of the country, while showers and thundershowers can be expected for most of South Africa.

Your weather update: Heavy rain, warm skies for Saturday across the country

2020-01-24 19:11

Warm skies, accompanied by heavy rain, leading to localised flooding have been predicted by the South African Weather Service on what will be the last Saturday of January 2020.

Rain, floods, strong winds - 23 practical survival tips for SA's crazy weather conditions

2020-01-24 13:00

Here are 23 vital survival guide tips that can save your life in adverse weather.

Thursday's temperatures | Thundershowers expected as warm conditions persist

2020-01-22 19:13

Warm weather is expected on Thursday, accompanied by thundershowers over much of the country, according to the South African Weather Service.

Wednesday's weather | Warning of high fire conditions and watch for severe thunderstorms

2020-01-21 20:39

You can expect high fire conditions in the northern parts of the republic, while thunderstorms and rainy conditions are expected in the eastern interior of the Western and Eastern Cape.

Tuesday's weather | Thundershowers expected on what will be a warm day across the country

2020-01-20 19:45

While warm weather is predicted for Tuesday, there will be some isolated and scattered thundershowers in store for some provinces, according to the South African Weather Service.

Stormy weather in Cape Town uproots trees, damages roofs in places

2020-01-19 11:23

Stormy weather in Cape Town has uprooted trees, damaged roofs and disrupted electricity in places, the city's Disaster Risk Management spokesperson Charlotte Powell has said.

Your Saturday weather update: Strong winds to continue in Western Cape, severe thundershowers set for some provinces

2020-01-17 19:38

Hot conditions are expected on Saturday but they come with several hazards such as uncomfortable heat in some provinces, while the Western Cape will continue to be battered by strong gusts of wind, according to the South African Weather Service.

Cape Town braces for 'extremely windy' weekend as strong gusts lash city, shut down Table Mountain cableway

2020-01-17 13:19

Cape Town is set for a windy weekend as strong gusts lash the city, forcing the closure of the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway.

Heatwave: City of Cape Town issues safety warning as numbers at pools expected to swell

2020-01-16 06:55

Parents and children are urged to be cautious when swimming to cool off during the heatwave in Cape Town, after 14 people drowned over the festive season.


Rescuers scramble to find survivors after Turkey quake kills 22

2020-01-26 07:51

Rescue workers are racing against time to find survivors under the rubble after a powerful earthquake claimed 22 lives and left more than 1 000 injured in eastern Turkey.

Heavy rain kills dozens in Madagascar

2020-01-24 15:53

At least 21 people have died in Madagascar following almost a week of torrential rain in the north-west of the island, the government says.

Your weather update: Thundershowers and warm conditions kick-start weekend

2020-01-23 19:18

Another warm day is in store on Friday, but the South African Weather Service has advised of thundershowers in some provinces.

Woman 'caught up to her shoulder' in Hout Bay sinkhole

2020-01-22 18:58

A portion of Cape Town's Hout Bay beach is cordoned off after a woman reportedly gets caught in a sinkhole brought about by the weather and tidal patterns.

WATCH | 'Worst wind we've ever had': See damage after roof blows into restaurant in Cape Town

2020-01-21 14:41

Gale force winds have ripped through Sea Point, tearing off the roof of Laughton Hardware store and depositing it at Franky's Diner next door, narrowly missing one of their customers.

Your weather update: A cool to warm Monday set for SA

2020-01-19 19:20

It will be a cool to warm day across the country on Monday, with rainfall predicted for the interior, according to the South African Weather Service.

Sunday's Weather: Heavy rains and flood warnings for SA, while strong winds continue to blow in the Cape

2020-01-18 21:00

Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms are expected in many parts of the country on Sunday, with strong winds in the Western and Northern Cape.

WATCH | Gone with the wind! Capetonians hold on to street poles to save themselves from gusts

2020-01-17 17:09

Cape Town residents have been treated to wind of unspeakable proportions.

Friday's weather | Hazardous conditions accompany a hot day across the country

2020-01-16 20:40

Hot weather continues on Friday with several warnings of hazardous conditions in several provinces, according to the South African Weather Service.

Past decade hottest on record, 'much extreme weather' ahead: UN

2020-01-15 20:21

The past decade has been the hottest on record, the UN said Wednesday, warning that the higher temperatures were expected to fuel numerous extreme weather events in 2020 and beyond.

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