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Weerwaarhede: Klimaatsiklusse

Johan van den Berg, klimatoloog en weerkundige by Santam Landbou, gesels met RSG-luisteraars oor die uitwerking van klimaatsiklusse op weerstoestande. Luister nou na dié...
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Climate advisory for the 2017 winter season

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries shares the following in their 2017 Winter Climate Advisory. The focus is on improvement of conditions in...

Weerwaarhede: Sonvlekke

Johan van den Berg, klimatoloog en weerkundige by Santam Landbou, gesels met RSG-luisteraars oor die uitwerking van sonvlekke op weerstoestande. Luister nou na dié...

Weerwaarhede: Koue fronte

Johan van den Berg, klimatoloog en weerkundige van Santam Landbou, gesels met RSG-luisteraars oor wat ‘n koue front presies is en hoe dit ontstaan....

Junie bring hoop vir reën in die Wes-Kaap

In sy mees onlangse verslag, wat op 24 Mei 2017 uitgereik is, sê Johan van den Berg van Santam Landbou dat min reën vir...

Weerwaarhede: Reënvorming

Johan van den Berg, klimatoloog en weerkundige van Santam Landbou, gesels met RSG-luisteraars oor reënvorming. Luister nou na dié gesprek. RSG Landbou word dié week aan...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Wheat:  South African farmers continue to deliver...
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La Niña conditions likely to persist

The La Niña phenomenon continued during December with above-average rainfall and negative sea surface temperature (SST) anomalies occuring across the central and eastern equatorial...

Goeie reën verwag vir Desember

Hannes Rautenbach, die Suid-Afrikaanse Weerdiens se hoofwetenskaplike van klimaatsverandering, het onlangs op Die Groot Ontbyt die weervooruitskouing vir Desember en Januarie gegee. Volgens Rautenbach...
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Climate advisory for the 2016/2017 summer season

DAFF confirms that many areas in the country still experience drought conditions.  Generally, the veld remains poor, whereas livestock is in poor condition but...
reënseisoen

Reënseisoen staan by ’n kruispad

Francois Engelbrecht, navorsingsgroepleier en hoofnavorser in klimaatstudies, modellering en omgewingsgesondheid by die WNNR, skryf op www.nwk.co.za dat die reënseisoen nou by ’n kruispad staan...
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Flood risk increases as La Niña sets in

Drought-stricken areas such the Lowveld are likely to receive above average rainfall and possible floods due to a possible La Niña phenomenon. La Niña is...
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Normal rainfall returns following El Niño spell

The ARC SA weather newsletter, Umlindi The Watchman, reports that, while below-normal rainfall was seen over large parts of the South African summer rainfall region,...
Esta-wet

Africa must be prepared for La Niña

More than 60 million people have been affected by El Niño and many more are highly vulnerable to La Niña ’s likely knock-on effect,...
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Weather conditions update

According to Agbiz, the coming weekend is likely to be a drier one, which is conducive weather conditions for the areas that are still...
Weertendense vir die seisoen

What will the weather hold this winter?

According to the winter advisory from the National Agro-meteorological Committee, near normal to below normal rainfall was received over the central and western parts...

What will the weather hold?

The precipitation forecast shows possibilities of light showers across the Western Cape in the next eight days. If this materialises – it could be...
Weertendense vir die seisoen

Has SA seen the last of El Niño?

Below-average rainfall experienced for the last four years, with 2015 being one of the driest years in South African history, had a devastating effect...

Wat hou die weer in?

“Daar is ’n 95% kans dat ons wegbeweeg van die El Niño wat die droogte veroorsaak het na ’n neutrale La Niña. Die drie...
Weertendense vir die seisoen

El Niño weakens appreciably

According to an El Niño advisory issued by the Climate Prediction Centre/NCEP/NWS and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society on 14 April...
Weertendense vir die seisoen

Chances of a La Niña increases

It's now even money on a La Niña event this year, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) said, raising the possibility of widespread floods,...