Warm weather expected for 2016 Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship

APRIL 8, 2016

Fans and athletes attending this year’s Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship in Port Elizabeth this weekend can expect a day of good weather and loads of family fun. On Sunday, when the main Ironman event takes place, the weather is expected to warm.

"It is going to be a warm day reaching about 32C by 14h00," described Garth Sampson, SA Weather Services Client Liaison Officer for the Eastern Cape.

"With light NE in the morning and high humidity conditions will be warm.

"Fresh Easterly winds are expected towards 15h00 but hopefully by this time most cyclists will be through."