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Climate and average monthly weather in Cape Town, South Africa

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This month should be avoided if you don't like too much rain. This means it experiences hot summers and mild and rainy winters. The Theewaterskloof Dam continued its remarkable recovery to finish July at 42% full. The downpours will intensify after midnight, and are predicted to continue until approximately 2am. Rainfall in the past 24 hours to 8am???? There are usually 5 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 54% of the 10 hours of daylight.

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The South-Easter tends to overdo the cure, outstaying its welcome. Rainfall in the past 24 hours to 8am???? With long range weather forecasts indicating the possibility of above normal rainfall for the coming winter months, the City of Cape Town has started implementing a plan to deal with the inevitable effects of the forthcoming winter storms. The average sea temperature in and around Cape Town in June is 15°C 59°F. In winter, June to September, the mercury drops to 20 °C. Just 121mm of rain fell across the Steenbras reservoirs, some 30mm less than what it usually receives in June. But currently, residents and visitors are still limited to just 50 liters 13.

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Cape Town rejoices as rain falls on drought

rain in cape town

A Mediterranean climate with little rain, 11 hours a day sunshine or more and long sunny evenings sets a party mood. Despite this, dams continued to fill. Kirstenbosch 12mm once again reeled in the rains, as did the town of Wellington 10mm. In winter most months have more than one hundred millimeters 3. The long-term average — the amount of precipitation usually experienced based on historical data — is represented on the right hand side. Cape Town is predicted to receive approximately 4-5 mm of rain on Friday. This weekend, the region received less than one inch of rain in the first burst of seasonal storms, which have failed to produce much moisture in recent years.


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Cape Town rejoices as rain falls on drought

rain in cape town

Langebaan — which resides in the drought-stricken Saldhana Bay area — recorded almost 50mm this month. People will be encouraged to first try and find alternative accommodation with neighbours, friends or families before being housed in community facilities. The western part, with the Kalahari desert is the warmest 35 °C. How Cape Town Plans to Weather the Storms this Winter Whatever the weather, Cape Town is prepared for the storms this winter. One arm of the South-Easter sweeps around the eastern flanks of Table Mountain, where its moisture, picked up from the ocean and the warm waters of False Bay, helps to keep the vegetation green through the heat of summer. A possible record was its performance in November 1936, when it howled without a break for 15 days, ravaging suburban gardens and penning the staff in the upper cable station for 5 days. Whatever season you have chosen to visit Cape Town, be warned of the old joke.

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Rainfall radar and weather Cape Town. 14 day forecast Cape Town

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Perhaps nothing typifies that more than looking outside of the city, and its surrounding areas. The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 8°C 46°F. The biggest worry was Newlands. Thankfully, according to data from the City of Cape Town, May and June were extremely wet months across Cape Town and may just be enough to ward off those two scary words. This week service providers will begin site preparation and installation of underground services on four sites in Khayelitsha and Mfuleni.

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In graphs: Cape Town's rainfall in May, June and July 2018

rain in cape town

Nevertheless, the long-term average was bested by some 90mm thank to the deluge experienced in the final few days. There are some encouraging signs, too — in the south west of the Cape:???? Cape Town, Mother City of Africa, and the Western Cape has a Mediterranean climate. Check the weather forecasts in local papers or on radio. Of the six surveyed areas, none saw their usual complement of precipitation. This is also the season with most rainfall. In and around Cape Town, on the southwest coast, it is dry in summer. Rainfall is expected in Cape Town on Tuesday, but as for the rest of the month, that remains to be seen.


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Various City departments such as Roads and Stormwater, Disaster Risk Management and Housing are co-coordinating their plans and mitigation measures to manage flooding and minimize possible storm damage in the coming months. Or phone 40881 for detailed short-term forecasts. Cape Town Weather and Climate Temperature and Rainfall Lying between the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, Cape Town enjoys mild winters and pleasant summers. And just like that, winter is nearly over in Cape Town. Each flush uses between 6 and 14 litres, depending on the kind of toilet. Date Sunrise times Sunset times Saturday, 1st June 2019 07:43 17:45 Sunday, 2nd June 2019 07:43 17:45 Monday, 3rd June 2019 07:44 17:45 Tuesday, 4th June 2019 07:44 17:45 Wednesday, 5th June 2019 07:45 17:44 Thursday, 6th June 2019 07:46 17:44 Friday, 7th June 2019 07:46 17:44 Saturday, 8th June 2019 07:47 17:44 Sunday, 9th June 2019 07:47 17:44 Monday, 10th June 2019 07:47 17:44 Tuesday, 11th June 2019 07:48 17:44 Wednesday, 12th June 2019 07:48 17:44 Thursday, 13th June 2019 07:49 17:44 Friday, 14th June 2019 07:49 17:44 Saturday, 15th June 2019 07:49 17:44 Sunday, 16th June 2019 07:50 17:44 Monday, 17th June 2019 07:50 17:44 Tuesday, 18th June 2019 07:50 17:44 Wednesday, 19th June 2019 07:51 17:45 Thursday, 20th June 2019 07:51 17:45 Friday, 21st June 2019 07:51 17:45 Saturday, 22nd June 2019 07:51 17:45 Sunday, 23rd June 2019 07:52 17:45 Monday, 24th June 2019 07:52 17:46 Tuesday, 25th June 2019 07:52 17:46 Wednesday, 26th June 2019 07:52 17:46 Thursday, 27th June 2019 07:52 17:47 Friday, 28th June 2019 07:52 17:47 Saturday, 29th June 2019 07:52 17:47 Sunday, 30th June 2019 07:52 17:48.

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Cape Town, gear up for rain this weekend

rain in cape town

Notably, the Wemmershoek catchment area received more than 90mm in excess of its long term average. Capetonians watching the World Cricket Cup being played in England in June regularly enjoyed temperatures and weather much more suitable for cricket here than they were there. Data shared by the South African Weather Service Saws has revealed just how much rain has fallen in the first part of May. Executive editor: Thor Gjermund Eriksen. In the event of severe flooding various emergency shelters have been identified to help minimize the disruption of lives and community activities.

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