Somalia Rainfall Forecast - Issued: 30 April 2018

Originally published


Rainfall activities continued in the Juba and Shabelle basins over the last week with the flood situation getting worse especially in Hiraan region. The flood being experienced currently exceeds a 50 year return period in most locations.

The rainfall forecast for the coming week is calling for more rains. Therefore, observed river levels inside Somalia are expected to continue rising in the coming days with more cases of flooding along the two rivers.

Users are advised that this is a forecast and at times there may be discrepancies between forecast and actual amounts of rainfall received. The forecast, observed river levels and rainfall amounts are updated on a daily basis and can be found in this link: