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Neckartal level at 5.2%

21 hours ago | 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 perspective, this is nearly the amount of water the Von...

Dams receive massive inflows

3 days 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 Hardap Dam in the south. Of the 99.6 million cubic...

Good rains to continue

1 week 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 regions.The heavy rains have already resulted in life-saving inflows into...

Heavy storms to lash regions

1 week 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. The Namibia Meteorological Service has warned that heavy storms...

Windhoek heads for severe water restrictions

1 week 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 pull up their socks to achieve the current Category D...

January rains had no major impact

2 weeks 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...

No flooding yet

1 month - 27 January 2020 | Weather

The hydrology unit in the water ministry says the high water level at Ombuga in central-northern Namibia is not due to flooding, but good rainfall.Many...

December rainfall above average

1 month - 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

1 month - 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 north

1 month - 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

1 month - 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

2 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...

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Climate-change resilience in spotlight

3 months ago - 04 November 2019 | Weather

The United Nations in Namibia, in collaboration with the Namibian government, organised and hosted a multi-stakeholder dialogue on resilience-building in the context of climate change...

Little hope of rain before...

4 months ago - 24 October 2019 | Weather

Unfavourable climatic conditions have severely dampened chances for rain for the remainder of October and November.“Prospects for rain are not favourable for the next weeks...

Good rains spark flooding fears

4 months ago - 17 October 2019 | Weather

Following good rainfall over the weekend, many oshanas and water catchment areas are full, posing a threat to people settling in these areas in the...

Late summer rains on the...

5 months ago - 25 September 2019 | Weather

A weather expert has warned that the prospects for rain in the first half of summer look bleak but are expected to improve later in...

Cold snap continues today

7 months ago - 25 July 2019 | Weather

Most Namibians are advised to remain wrapped up warmly today, especially in the southern parts, as the cold front enveloping the country from the southern...

Moz braces for new storm

10 months ago - 25 April 2019 | Weather

AccuWeather reports that northern Mozambique and southern Tanzania will be hit by Tropical Storm Kenneth later this afternoon or evening as it moves in from...

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