Near-record temperatures to hit Zimbabwe

A quick wave of very high temperatures is set to hit Zimbabwe on Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 October 2017, the country’s Meteorological Services Department has informed.

Near-record high temperatures will be expressed throughout the country with the Lowveld and Limpopo to hit 43 degrees Celcius.

On Wednesday Matabeleland North, all Mashonaland Provinces, north of the Midlands and Harare provinces should continue to be affected by high temperatures while Matabeleland South, south of Midlands, Manicaland and Masvingo provinces will experience a drop in day time heat due to a cloud expected from South Africa.

Stay safe