Monday morning - the coldest this year

JULY 27, 2015

The coldest temperatures for Port Elizabeth and East London, this year, were recorded on Monday morning, according to the Port Elizabeth office of the SA Weather Services.  

"The mercury dropped to 2.5 C [in Port Elizabeth]. The previous coldest temperature was 2.9 C on 8 June," explained Garth Sampson, the SA Weather Services' spokesman for the Eastern Cape.

"East London also hit a milder record low at 6.9 C with the previous record for the year being 7.2 C measured on 3 July."

He, however, said that the outlook for the week is sunny conditions with some light rain possible on Thursday.

Other Cold temperatures were;

Joubertina                          3.0 C

Uitenhage                           1.7 C

Graaf Reinet                      0.9 C

Cradock                                0.4 C

Queenstown                     -0.4 C

Mthatha                              2.0 C

Somerset East                   -0.6 C

Buffelsfonetin                   -8.3 C

Jamestown                         -4.4 C

Willowmore                       -0.6 C

Aliwal North                       -4.1 C

Barkley East                        -3.8 C

Elliot                                      -4.0 C

No latest dam levels.

Will get later today and will forward 

Round up of weekend rainfall

 

 

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

Total

Port Elizabeth          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Airport

 

9

15

7

2

24.6

24.6

Nil

82.2

Coega                    

 

17

4

9

9

17.6

15

Nil

71.6

Blue Horizon Bay          

 

3

5

0

0

17

20.2

Nil

45.2

Elands River              

 

18

2

4

4

19.6

27

Nil

74.6

Flower Reserve            

 

15

5

1

1

35.4

58.6

Nil

116

Riverstone Bridge         

 

12

7

3

3

20.6

31.6

Nil

77.2

PE Chatty Fire Station    

 

19

4

4

3

14.8

18.8

Nil

63.6

St Albans Prison          

 

6

17

4

2

22

48.2

Nil

99.2

Third Avenue Dip          

 

16

5

3

3

28.8

47.6

Nil

103.4

Fettes Rd                 

 

17

7

2

2

20.2

25

Nil

73.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

Uitenhage                 

 

4

15

1

1

11.4

16.6

Nil

49

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

East London               

 

1

53

7

0

NIL

19.4

Nil

80.4

Bisho                      

 

3

40

2

2

Missing

34

Nil

81

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

Garden Route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

George           

 

20

5

0

5

9.8

5.7

Nil

45.5

Plettenberg Bay   

 

18

4

2

8

12.4

0.2

Nil

44.6

Mossel Bay         

 

8

6

Nil

5

7.8

3

Nil

29.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

Mthatha 

 

NIL

10

0

1

NIL

9.4

Nil

20.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

Port Alfred 

 

13

43

3

2

18

29.2

Nil

108.2

Graaf Reinett

 

3

15

2

1

0.8

8

Nil

29.8

Cradock       

 

2

41

12

5

NIL

2.6

Nil

62.6

Grahamstown     

 

9

37

1

1

9.2

26.4

Nil

83.6

Somerset East    

 

3

23

2

1

NIL

2.4

Nil

31.4

Addo              

 

8

28

3

2

10

20.6

Nil

71.6

Bedford (Kriegers Kraal)

 

38

3

3

1

0.6

4

Nil

49.6

Steytlerville           

 

Nil

13

2

8.5

 

Nil

23.5

Elliot                    

 

Nil

8

2

1

NIL

10.2

Nil

21.2

Queenstown                

 

Nil

32

23

2

NIL

NIL

Nil

57

Barkley East               

 

Nil

3

1

7

0.2

0.4

4.2

15.8

Buffelsfontein

 

0

Nil

Nil

17

0.4

2.4

Nil

19.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

NMMM Dams Catchment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

Joubertina               

 

0

13

1

2

8.2

3.4

nil

27.6

Patensie                

 

10

32

1

8

33.4

5

nil

89.4

Kareedouw                

 

8

5

17

0

30

0

nil

60

Kouga                    

 

3

17

6

12

Missing

Missing

Missing

38