Coldest night of the year expected in some parts of South Africa

The South African Weather Service have warned that extremely low temperatures could be expected tonight (Thursday) and into Friday morning.

The South African Weater Service earlier this week issued warnings of extreme cold fronts this week and late this afternoon said that it would be the coldest night of the year in some parts over the interior of the country tonight. Very low temperatures are expected to continue into Friday morning.

It further advised that widespread morning frost were expected across the interior of the country on Friday including Gauteng, Mpumalanga the Highveld, Free State, North West and Northern Cape. “It will remain chilly tomorrow over much of the country,” the service tweeted.


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Temperatures for Friday, July 23




North West


Free State




Eastern Cape


Northern Cape




Western Cape






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