Dec 17, 2015 |
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Climate and Landscape
For most of the month, the average daytime maximum temperature was about 38° Celsius, with an afternoon high of 40° C for one week. The average minimum temperature was 19° C, dipping to its lowest on a morning with cloud cover. Some days we experienced thunderstorms only to get a little drizzle, or else the rain would be blown right past us by the strong winds.
The rest of the month remained predominantly dry and on the whole, winds were moderate. Looking on the bright side, there is nothing like the smell of rain, or that particular freshness it brings to the air.
General game viewing was phenomenal at Pelo this month! Breeding herds of lechwe, kudu, impala and elephant were spotted in large herds on...