The South Africa weather forecast for Thursday includes extremely high fire danger warnings in Northern Cape municipalities, along with a range of weather conditions across other provinces.
Weather warnings and advisories to take note of on Thursday, 2 November 2023.
Fire danger warnings
Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in the Dawid Kruiper and Kareeberg local municipalities of the Northern Cape province.
No additional impact-based warnings or advisories are issued for Thursday.
South Africa weather forecast: Here’s what to expect on Thursday, 2 November 2023
In the western half, the coast will be cool, with partly cloudy skies becoming fine by afternoon. Coastal winds will be moderate to fresh, easterly.
In the eastern half, morning fog is expected in places south of the escarpment. Conditions will be fine and cool but warmer in the west, with moderate to fresh north-easterly coastal winds.
Morning fog is predicted in the extreme east. Skies will be partly cloudy, turning from cool to warm. Isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers are expected in the extreme east.
The province will experience partly cloudy and warm conditions, becoming fine by the afternoon. The UVB sunburn index is forecasted to be very high.
Morning fog is anticipated over the interior. The weather will be partly cloudy and cool but warmer in some northern places. Isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers are expected in the west. Coastal winds will be moderate, shifting from easterly to north-easterly.
Morning fog on the escarpment is predicted. Otherwise, the province will be partly cloudy and cool.
Morning fog is expected along the escarpment. Conditions will be partly cloudy and cool, becoming warm in some eastern places.
Morning fog in the eastern parts will give way to partly cloudy skies. Temperatures will range from warm to hot, with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers in the extreme west.
Extremely hot conditions will prevail in the northern part. Elsewhere, the weather will be fine, windy, and hot to very hot. Coastal winds will be moderate to fresh, southerly to south-easterly, becoming strong in the afternoon.
Morning fog is expected along the south coast. Conditions will be cloudy and warm, turning hot over the interior. Coastal winds will be fresh to strong, easterly to south-easterly, but light to moderate northerly to north-westerly north of Cape Columbine. The UVB sunburn index is forecasted to be very high.
We will continue to update this report as more information becomes available. Stay tuned for the latest weather news and advisories.