Cape Town weather forecast: Mi

Cape Town weather forecast: Mild to hot week, but no rain

Day Zero might have been pushed back to July, but Capetonians are still keeping a beady eye on when the next deluge of rain will come. There was some rain on Friday, but nothing substantial. According to the South African Weather Service (SAWS), the week ahead is going to be mild to hot with temperatures […]

Cape Town weather

Cape Town weather forecast: Back to hot, hot, hot

  After some rainfall on Friday night, Cape Town is back to its usual summer vibes. Hot, hot, and even hotter. Yep, in case you forgot that it’s still summer in the Mother City, Mother Nature is back with a bang to remind you just how hot it can get. It’s unlikely that Friday’s rainfall is […]

2017 is set to be among the th

2017 is set to be among the three hottest years on record

The year isn’t over yet, but we can already be sure that 2017 will be among the hottest years on record for the globe. While the global average surface temperature won’t match what we saw in 2016, it is now very likely that it will be one of the three warmest years on record, according to […]

durban storm

Durban storm results in huge flash floods and utter chaos [video]

The Durban storm has left a trail of destruction in its wake. Severe flooding and damage to King Edward Hospital, as well as at Addington and Prince Mshiyeni Memorial hospitals.  The extent of the damage is still being confirmed, however, at least one photo shows a partial roof collapse. The roof of King Edward Hospital in […]