Cape Town has welcomed moderately warm and windy weather over the festive season, and locals will be happy to know that the first rain of 2020 is predicted to fall on Sunday, January 5.

According to, light showers are predicted to fall on the Cape on Sunday, while more rain is expected on Thursday, January 9, with 50% precipitation.

The Cape’s dams will also appreciate the rain, as levels dropped by 2.6% in the past week.

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Lucinda Dordley

Lucinda is a hard news writer who occasionally dabbles in lifestyle writing, and recent journalism graduate. She is a proud intersectional feminist, and is passionate about actively creating a world which is free of discrimination and inequality.