Monday, June 24, 2019

Very heavy rainfall was recorded along the Coastal strip of the country towards the end of October. The rainfall was associated with flash floods especially in Kwale and Mombasa Counties. Elsewhere, several parts of the country experienced fairly wet conditions during the month. More than half of the meteorological stations recorded monthly rainfall totals of more than 50mm that marked the onset of the October-November-December (OND) 2018 short-rains season. The rainfall was highly enhanced over the Coastal region with Mombasa meteorological station recording 249 percent of its monthly Long-Term Mean (LTM).

November is normally the peak month for the short-rains season. The outlook for November 2018 indicates that most parts of the country are likely to experience above average rainfall during the month. Average rainfall is, however, expected over some parts of Northeastern and Southeastern Kenya…….read more


Permanent Secretaries from Lake Victoria Region Commit to Regional Project on Maritime to Reduce Deaths in Lake Vitoria Principal Secretaries […]


The Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Dr. Ibrahim Mohamed, has expressed the Ministry appreciation to the […]


Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary Mr. Keriako Tobiko, has said land degradation and climate change arising from human activities have […]


| (787)

WP Cumulus Flash tag cloud by Roy Tanck requires Flash Player 9 or better.