Isolated thundery showers over the weekend.
Hot to very hot conditions to persist
Hot to very hot and mostly sunny weather conditions persisted over most areas and the highest was Ngabu in Chikwawa which registered a maximum temperature of 42°C during the afternoon of 17th November 2021.
Expect warm and unstable air mass to influence weather over Malawi into the weekend, thereafter warm easterly air mass will take over to the forecast period.
Expect partly cloudy and hot conditions with few thundery rain showers from Friday into Sunday thereafter hot to very hot and mostly sunny over most areas.
(Areas along Shire river, Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Valleys)
Very hot and partly cloudy with few thundery showers. Very hot and sunny from Sunday.
Forecast Temperature: Ngabu Min 25 °C and Max 44 °C
(Shire highlands, Kirk Range up to Dedza)
Expect hot and partly cloudy conditions with thunderstorms and rain over few areas until Sunday,
followed by mostly sunny weather conditions until the end of the forecast period.
Forecast Temperature: Blantyre Min 18°C and Max 35°C
(Areas along Lake Malawi; Salima, Nkhotakota, Nkhata Bay, Karonga, Mangochi )
Expect thundery rain showers from Friday into the weekend, while mostly sunny and very hot thereafter. Moderate to strong Mpoto winds are expected over lake waters caution to fishermen and all lake users.
Forecast Temperature: Mangochi Min 24 °C and Max 40°C
(Lilongwe, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Kasungu and part of Mzimba District)
Expect hot conditions and partly cloudy with a chance of thundery rain showers.
Forecast Temperature: Lilongwe Min 18°C and Max 34°C
(All areas north except Lakeshore)
Expect partly cloudy and hot conditions with isolated thundery showers.
Forecast Temperature: Mzuzu Min 16°C and Max 32°C