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Regional weather forecast (temperature and uvb index) 29 May 2022

This forecast is designed to be a quick overview of what lies in store.

south africa weather forecast

Today’s weather forecast. Image: Adobe Stock

Weather forecast data provided by the South African Weather Service. For a detailed forecast of your province, click here.

Severe Weather Alerts

IMPACT-BASED WARNINGS:

1.A yellow level 2 for damaging winds is expected over the north eastern interior of the Eastern Cape and along the coast between Knysna and Coffee Bay, resulting in localized damage to settlements, localized problems for high-sided vehicles and disruptions to beachfront activities.

FIRE DANGER WARNINGS:

1. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over north western parts of Eastern Cape, the central parts of the Northern Cape and over the western part of the Free State.

ADVISORIES:

1. NIL

Temperature and UVB forecast

Gauteng:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: High.

Mpumalanga:

Temperature: Warm in the Lowveld and the escarpment areas, otherwise fine and cool becoming partly cloudy in the western Highveld, where mist patches are expected in the early morning.

Limpopo:

Temperature: Morning mist over the central parts, otherwise partly cloudy and cool to warm becoming fine by the afternoon.

North-West Province:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

Free State:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

Northern Cape:

Temperature: Morning fog patches, otherwise partly cloudy to cloudy and cool, but cold with isolated showers and rain in the south.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh northerly to north-westerly.

Western Cape:

Temperature: Partly cloudy over the eastern parts, otherwise cloudy and cool to cold with scattered to widespread rain and showers in the south west, otherwise isolated, spreading eastwards over the remainder of the province from mid-morning, clearing from late afternoon.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be fresh to strong westerly to south-westerly reaching near gale force for the eastern parts of the south coast from the afternoon. It will become moderate to fresh southerly to south-easterly along the west coast from evening.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Low.

Eastern Cape:

The Western half – Partly cloudy and cool, becoming cloudy with isolated showers and rain from late morning, but scattered in the south. Light snow is expected over the northern mountains from evening.

The Western half -Wind: The wind along the coast will be Moderate north westerly, becoming strong south westerly late morning, reaching gale force in places in the afternoon.

The Eastern half -Windy in the north, otherwise fine and cool, but partly cloudy with isolated afternoon thundershowers in the east. It will become cloudy with isolated showers and rain in the south west from the afternoon.

The Eastern half -The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh westerly, becoming fresh to strong south westerly in the afternoon, reaching gale force in places from the evening.

Kwazulu-Natal:

Temperature: Fine and warm but cool in the south-east, becoming partly cloudy to cloudy in the east with isolated evening showers, spreading to the south and south west.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh northerly north of Mandeni, otherwise south-westerly spreading to St Lucia in the afternoon

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: High.

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