The rainfall forecast for the period from 3rd to 10th April 2018 indicates that the sector of the country as we advance southwards right from the stretch at north east of Lake Albert, drifting off to the south of Lake Kyoga and linking to mountain Elgon sub region is expected to receive enhanced rains. This is likely to affect most areas in western, south western, Rwenzori sub-region and adjacent areas north of Lake Victoria.  

The 10-day weather forecast for 3rd - 10th April 2018 is detailed in Dekadal bulletin for 21st - 31st March 2018. 

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In mid-January (11th - 20th January 2018), some areas in the southern and central cattle corridors received light to relatively moderate showers. These included the districts of Sembabule, Masaka and Rakai Districts, Tororo, Bushenyi and Mbarara Districts including Wakiso District and its neighbors also had areas that experienced moderate showers. Tororo weather station recorded the highest amount of rainfall of 42.4mm distributed over two days widely apart.

The highest maximum temperature recorded during this period was 37.00C at Wadelai weather station in Nebbi District while the lowest minimum temperature extremes of 10.20C to 22.60C were recorded respectively at Kabale and Kiige weather stations in Kamuli District.

The 10-day weather forecast for 21st - 31st January 2018 is detailed in Dekadal bulletin for 11th - 20th January 2018. 

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Hottest conditions prevailed in the districts of Arua, Packwach, Gulu, Tororo, Lira, Soroti, Kamuli, Serere, Kasese, Masindi, Wakiso, Mubende, Mukono, Jinja and Sembabule with average maximum temperatures from 30.1 to 35. 7 degrees centigrade during this period. Highest of the maximum temperature recorded was 36.5 degrees centigrade at Wadelai weather station.

Dry conditions are expected to persist across the entire country during the period from 1st to 10th January 2017.

 Dekadal bulletin for 21st - 30th December 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (1st - 10th January 2018). 

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The rainfall forecast for the period from 11th -20th November 2017 indicates that rainfall conditions are expected to prevail over most parts of the country, except North Eastern, Northern and Eastern parts of the country covering Karamoja, Lango sub-region, Acholi sub-region as well as parts of Teso sub-region which are expected to experience a reduction in rainfall activity. The western stretch from parts of Masindi District to Kisoro District is expected to receive enhanced rains.

Dekadal bulletin for 1st - 10th November 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (11th - 20th October 2017). 

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South Western sub-region and Southern Cattle corridor received marginal rainfall in most areas which slightly moderated the dry conditions that had prevailed for so long. By contrast, the highest amount of rainfall received during the period was from Eastern region of 165.2mm at Kiige station and 147.6mm at Kitgum station in the Northern part of the country respectively followed by Serere Agromet weather station in Serere District with a record of 120.2mm of Rainfall.

The rainfall outlook for the period 11th -20th September 2017 indicates that most parts of the country are expected to experience enhanced wet conditions as the steady seasonal rains get established over most areas. The mountainous regions of Rwenzori, Elgon and highland areas of Kigezi are expected to receive more enhanced rains which might result in hazards.

 Dekadal bulletin for 11th - 20th September 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (21st - 31st July 2017). 

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