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Regional weather forecast, Tuesday, 16 August 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.NIL

FIRE DANGER WARNINGS:

1.Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the Beaufort West Municipality in the Western Cape, as well as over the ZF Mgcawu and the northern parts of Pixley Ka Seme Municipality in the Northern Cape Province.

ADVISORIES:

1. Very cold, wet and windy conditions are expected over the interior of the Western Cape and Namakwa district in the Northern Cape from Wednesday until Friday (17-19/08/2022).

Temperature and UVB forecast

Gauteng:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Very high.

Mpumalanga:

Temperature: Partly cloudy in the east at first, otherwise fine and cool, but warm over the eastern Lowveld.

Limpopo:

Temperature: Partly cloudy in the east at first, otherwise fine and cool, but warm in places in the south.

North-West Province:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

Free State:

Temperature: Fine and cold.

Northern Cape:

Temperature: Fine, windy and cool to warm.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh southerly to south-easterly.

Western Cape:

Temperature: Fine and cold to cool, becoming partly cloudy by the afternoon in the south-west.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate northerly east of Cape Agulhas, becoming south-westerly by late morning, otherwise moderate to fresh north-westerly reaching strong between Saldanha Bay and Cape Agulhas towards the evening.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Moderate.

Eastern Cape:

The Western half –Fine and cool.

The Western half -Wind: The wind along the coast will be moderate north-westerly, becoming south-westerly in the afternoon.

The Eastern half -Fine and cool, but cold in places over the high ground.

The Eastern half -The wind along the coast will be moderate northerly at first, becoming north-easterly in the afternoon.

Kwazulu-Natal:

Temperature: Fine and cool, but warm in places in the north.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be light westerly to north-westerly at first, otherwise moderate to fresh north-easterly

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: High.

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