Weather

Rainy days ahead

5 days ago - 08 December 2017 | Weather

There is a good chance of thundershowers over most parts of Namibia today and over the weekend, the weather bureau has confirmed.Chief forecaster Odillo Kgobetsi told Namibian Sun that rain was expected from north-central to...

Flash floods and more rain

1 month - 02 November 2017 | Weather

The Namibian weather service has warned of likely flash floods in the Kunene, Erongo, Khomas and //Karas regions today, with heavy rainfall of 50mm or more expected in these areas.The Namibia Meteorological Service (NMS) says...

Big rain on the horizon

1 month - 31 October 2017 | Weather

The Namibian weather service says heavy rainfall is expected in north-western and south-western Namibia today.Today's showers are a continuation of rainy weather that began last week and moved across most parts of the country over...

Smiles as the heavens open

2 months ago - 05 October 2017 | Weather

More rain is expected to fall in Namibia's north-eastern, eastern and central regions today after rain and hail fell in many parts of a cloudy Namibia yesterday.Bursts of rain and hail were reported in Windhoek...

Winter is still with us

3 months ago - 18 August 2017 | Weather

Today, many Namibians will wake up to chilly conditions but temperatures are set to rise over the weekend, although they will remain cool in the early morning hours.Yesterday, the Namibia Meteorological Service warned Namibians to...

Winter has come

6 months ago - 29 May 2017 | Weather

Temperatures plunged to below five degrees, but not yet freezing point, this weekend in the southern, eastern and some interior parts of Namibia after a...

Winter is here

7 months ago - 25 April 2017 | Weather

With cold, rainy weather persisting in several parts of the country for most of the week, Namibians can prepare themselves for the start of winter.According...

Flights diverted due to bad weather

7 months ago - 24 April 2017 | Weather

Windhoek-bound international flights had to divert to the Walvis Bay Airport this morning due to bad weather experienced at the Hosea Kutako International Airport. ...

Wet week ahead

8 months ago - 11 April 2017 | Weather

The rains that fell over many parts of the country this weekend are likely not the last of the season. Professor Peet Pienaaar, a...

New flood wave possible

8 months ago - 17 March 2017 | Weather

The meteorological service has forecast heavy rainfall over the south-western parts of Angola this weekend.This may cause serious flooding in northern Namibia, as the floodplains...

Dam levels rise and rise

9 months ago - 07 March 2017 | Weather

JANA-MARI SMITH Widespread rain in catchment areas continues raising dam levels, with the Swakoppoort Dam rising by 19.5 percentage points...

Schools abandoned after heavy rains

9 months ago - 02 March 2017 | Weather

Learning in some schools in northern Namibia has been affected after heavy rains experienced on Tuesday evening and the early morning hours of yesterday.Schools in...

Weather

Dineo weakens, moderate winds expected

9 months ago - 20 February 2017 | Weather

Tropical cyclone Dineo weakened considerably over the weekend and was downgraded to a normal low-pressure system that was expected to cause moderate rainfall, says Meteorological...

Dineo weakens, moderate winds expected

9 months ago - 19 February 2017 | Weather

Tropical cyclone Dineo weakened considerably over the weekend and was downgraded to a normal low-pressure system that was expected to cause moderate rainfall, says Meteorological...

Welcome relief for Namibia

9 months ago - 17 February 2017 | Weather

After a few days of heavy and intense rainfalls over vast areas of Namibia, many of the country’s larger rivers have been flowing quite strongly,...

Dineo to hit Namibia this...

9 months ago - 17 February 2017 | Weather

Namibia will feel the impact of tropical storm Dineo this weekend. Certain parts of the country can expect heavy rainfall of more than 50 mm,...

Damn good rain

9 months ago - 14 February 2017 | Weather

Widespread rainfall throughout the country this past week has resulted in welcome inflows into several of Namibia's dams and heavy rainfall is still expected in...

Zambezi issues flood warnings

10 months ago - 26 January 2017 | Weather

Flood warnings have been issued for the Kabbe South and Kabbe North constituencies in the Zambezi Region.The governor of the Zambezi Region, Lawrence Sampofu, said...

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