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Weather forecast, alerts and UVB index for all South African provinces, 5 January 2021

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Weather data provided by the South African Weather Service. For a detailed forecast of your province, click here.

Severe Weather Alerts

IMPACT-BASED WARNINGS:

  1. Yellow (L2) warning for heavy rainfall leading to localized flooding
    of formal and informal roads or settlements, low-lying areas,
    difficult driving conditions on dirt roads is expected over the
    western and south-western parts of the Free State as well as the
    northern interior and eastern parts of the Eastern Cape.
  2. Yellow (L2) warning for severe thunderstorms with possible excessive
    lightning, strong winds, large amounts of small hail and heavy
    rainfall resulting in localized flooding expected over the
    northern parts of KwaZulu-Natal.

FIRE DANGER WARNINGS:

  1. Nil.

ADVISORIES:

  1. Nil.

Gauteng:

Temperature: Partly cloudy and warm with isolated evening showers and thundershowers.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Extreme.

Mpumalanga:

Temperature: Cloudy at first with morning fog patches, otherwise partly cloudy and warm with isolated showers and thundershowers. It will be hot in the Lowveld.

Limpopo:

Temperature: Cloudy at first with morning fog patches, otherwise partly cloudy and warm to hot.

North-West Province:

Temperature: Partly cloudy and warm with scattered showers and thundershowers, but isolated in the east.

Free State:

Temperature: Cool along the Lesotho border, otherwise cloudy and warm with scattered to widespread showers and thundershowers, but isolated in the east.

Northern Cape:

Temperature: Cloudy and warm to hot but very hot in places over the south-western interior. Isolated to scattered showers and thundershowers are expected over the north-eastern parts in the morning, spreading to the west and southern parts in the afternoon.

Proherbarium

Wind: The wind along the coast will be light north-westerly becoming moderate in the afternoon.

Western Cape:

Temperature: Partly cloudy and warm along the west-coast and the interior, otherwise cloudy and cool with isolated showers and thundershowers but scattered in the east and north-east.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate north-westerly north of Cape Columbine at first, otherwise moderate to fresh southerly to south-easterly.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Extreme.

Eastern Cape:

The Western halfTemperature: Cloudy and warm with scattered showers and thundershowers, but cool with isolated showers and rain along the coast.

The Western Half – Wind: The wind along the coast will be light south-easterly, otherwise moderate south-westerly in the east.

The Eastern halfTemperature: Partly cloudy in places in the morning, otherwise cloudy and cool with scattered showers and thundershowers, but widespread in the north and east. It will be warm in the south.

The Eastern halfWind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate south-westerly.

Kwazulu-Natal:

Temperature: Morning fog over the interior, otherwise partly cloudy and warm but hot in the north-east, becoming cloudy in the afternoon with scattered showers and thundershowers.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh north-easterly becoming south-westerly in the south in the afternoon.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Very High.