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Massive cold front on the way

1 day - 08 July 2020 | Weather

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK A massive cold front is developing in the South Atlantic and is expected to reach Namibia early on Friday. It brings with it near-freezing temperatures. The public has been warned to take...

Record inflows into central dams

1 week ago - 30 June 2020 | Weather

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe inflow into the three dams supplying central Namibia exceeded all expectations during the past rainy season, reaching the third highest volume in the past 10 years.Central Namibia is supplied by the Omatako, Von...

Freezing temperatures on the way

1 month - 09 June 2020 | Weather

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK The Namibia Meteorological Services has issued a warning of severe cold and near-freezing temperatures for tomorrow and Thursday, especially in the south of Namibia. According to weather forecaster...

Rainfall season ends with decreased showers

1 month - 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

1 month - 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

3 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....

Wet February for most of Namibia

3 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...

Dam levels increase after good inflows

4 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...

Floods and damage amid heavy downpours

4 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%

4 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

4 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

4 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...

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Windhoek heads for severe water...

4 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...

4 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...

No flooding yet

5 months ago - 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

5 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

6 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...

6 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...

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