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Rainfall season ends with decreased showers

6 days ago - 28 May 2020 | Weather

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK The month of April experienced a general decrease in showers, as the 2019/20 rainfall season came to an end. According to a rainfall performance report issued by...

Neckartal continues to rise

3 weeks ago - 11 May 2020 | Weather

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK The water level of the multibillion-dollar Neckartal Dam stood at about 92 million cubic metres late last week, project manager Leopold Niipare confirmed. In comparison, the Naute...

Dams more than 50% full

2 months ago - 03 April 2020 | Weather

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK The average dam level has risen to 56.9%, nearly twice as high as last season when the dams were only 31.1% full. CentralThe average dam level in central Namibia has increased...

Wet February for most of Namibia

2 months ago - 13 March 2020 | Weather

The rainfall performance for February was mostly normal to above normal, but the seasonal rainfall figures (October 2019 to February 2020) still register normal to below-normal rainfall for most of Namibia. According to the February...

Dam levels increase after good inflows

3 months ago - 03 March 2020 | Weather

Namibia's dams last week received inflows of 87.1 million cubic metres of water, following heavy downpours across the country. This increased the average level of the country's dams from 35% since last Monday to 47.4%...

Floods and damage amid heavy downpours

3 months ago - 02 March 2020 | Weather

Heavy downpours were experienced across the country over the weekend, causing major flooding and damage at some places. Some towns recorded more than 80 millimetres...

Neckartal level at 5.2%

3 months ago - 28 February 2020 | Weather

The multibillion-dollar Neckartal Dam has received inflow of about 45 million cubic metres of water since the beginning of this month. To put this in...

Dams receive massive inflows

3 months ago - 25 February 2020 | Weather

With the good rains received last week, Namibia's dams received inflows of nearly 100 million cubic metres of water, with the majority flowing into the...

Good rains to continue

3 months ago - 21 February 2020 | Weather

Heavy downpours were experienced across large parts of the country over the past few days, with more thundershowers expected over the Khomas, Otjozondjupa and Hardap...

Heavy storms to lash regions

3 months ago - 18 February 2020 | Weather

There has been a slight increase in dam levels, while more rain is expected in most parts of the country in the coming days. ...

Windhoek heads for severe water restrictions

3 months ago - 18 February 2020 | Weather

Windhoek could be heading for the implementation of the city's most severe water crisis savings category within months, unless inflow into dams improve and residents...

January rains had no major impact

3 months ago - 12 February 2020 | Weather

Although some areas in Namibia recorded above-average rainfall from October to January, large parts of the country still experienced below-average rainfall during this period. This...

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December rainfall above average

4 months ago - 13 January 2020 | Weather

Rainfall during December was mostly above average over the majority of the country, except over the southern regions where below average rainfall was observed. According...

Omuloka omuwananwa tagu tsikile mOnooli

4 months ago - 09 January 2020 | Weather

Omuloka guli nawa ogwa lopotwa uule womasiku gaheyali ga landulathana monooli yaNamibia.Oyendji taya longekidha omapya gawo omanga mboka ya tameke nale yiipyakidhia noondima.Paulina Mufeti,...

Good rainfall continues to shower...

4 months ago - 08 January 2020 | Weather

ILENI NANDJATOGood rainfall has been recorded for about seven consecutive days in the northern areas of Namibia. Many are preparing their mahangu fields for the...

Normal rainfall expected

5 months ago - 03 January 2020 | Weather

Namibia can expect to receive normal rainfall over the next three months according to the Meteorological Services of Namibia. In the Zambezi Region, above-average rainfall...

Downpours wreak havoc

5 months ago - 06 December 2019 | Weather

A 30-year-old woman drowned on Wednesday after being washed away with three work colleagues as they crossed a river in Otjiwarongo, while Angolan authorities have...

Oshana receives good rains

6 months ago - 04 December 2019 | Weather

Many parts of the northern regions received desperately needed rain on Sunday evening and Monday morning, with the Oshana Region getting the lion's share.It was...

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