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Climate-change resilience in spotlight

2 weeks 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 on Friday.The objective of the dialogue was to initiate and...

Little hope of rain before December

3 weeks 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 although some rain may occur in the second week of...

Good rains spark flooding fears

1 month - 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 Oshana Region.Oshana police spokesperson Inspector Tomas Aiyambo urged people not...

Late summer rains on the cards

1 month - 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 the season. In his latest weather outlook, climatologist Johan...

Cold snap continues today

3 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 tip of the continent continues to lower temperatures close to...

Moz braces for new storm

6 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...

Two more days of rain

7 months ago - 04 April 2019 | Weather

The good rainfall experienced in many parts of the country this week is likely to continue today and tomorrow.Chief forecaster Odillo Kgobetsi of the Namibia...

Scant hope of rain in April

7 months ago - 29 March 2019 | Weather

Several parts of the country can expect thundershowers today and over the weekend, but forecasters say there is little chance of rain in April. A...

Dam levels drop

8 months ago - 27 February 2019 | Weather

While some parts of the country have received welcome rains in recent weeks, dam levels are still dropping. Meanwhile, rain forecasts for the rest...

Do your bit for drought aid

8 months ago - 21 February 2019 | Weather

It would cost about N$170 million to fatten only 5% of Namibia's national herd over a period of two months and to remove the animals...

Crisis looms as rain stays away

8 months ago - 18 February 2019 | Weather

The wetter climatic conditions that marked the start of February in Namibia are likely to cease and make way for dry conditions for the rest...

Egulu lya londa

8 months ago - 18 February 2019 | Weather

Omuloka ngoka gwa kundu omwedhi Februali, okwa tengenekwa kutya itagu ka thikitha omwedhi pehulilo, na okwa tegelelwa onkalo yombepo ya kukuta sigo oshiwike shotango shomwedhi...

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Rainfall outlook improves

9 months ago - 06 February 2019 | Weather

JANA-MARI SMITH Heavy rains are expected over Namibia’s interior today and on Friday.This is in line with a recent report which...

Rainy season off to bad...

9 months ago - 29 January 2019 | Weather

Rainfall between October and December last year was less than normal but weather experts are hopeful of better rain prospects in February.A seasonal rainfall outlook...

Little chance of rain this...

9 months ago - 21 January 2019 | Weather

Hot and dry conditions persisted over most of Namibia, except parts of the north, over the weekend and the chance of rain remains slim for...

Weather outlook remains murky

10 months ago - 17 January 2019 | Weather

It remains a coin toss whether good rainfall or dry conditions will dominate the rest of the rainfall season in Namibia, say experts who are...

Fears of drought escalate

10 months ago - 04 January 2019 | Weather

JANA-MARI SMITH Recent downpours in many parts of Namibia and a trickle inflow into dams in the central areas have raised hopes of a good...

Rains greet the New Year

10 months ago - 02 January 2019 | Weather

JANA-MARI SMITHWidespread rains and a dip in temperatures marked the last days of 2018 in many parts of the country and there are high hopes...

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