WEATHER UPDATE FOR BRUNEI DARUSSALAM 26 AUGUST 2021
26 Aug 2021
Brunei Darussalam is still in the Southwest Monsoon season.
Generally, last week the weather in our country was influenced by local wind effects with the development of thundershowers over the inland areas in the afternoon, crossing the country and moving out towards the sea at night.
Brunei Darussalam Situation:
Currently, our weather condition is still influenced by the local wind effects and active weather is still expected until
end of this month.
Thundershowers over the inland areas in the afternoon and moving out towards the sea at night are still expected.
Wind speed may reach up to 40 km/h during or near heavy showers.
Over Brunei waters, sea state is expected to reach 1.0 m during showers.
Members of the public are advised to take note of the risk of flash floods especially at low-lying and flood prone areas during heavy showers or thundershowers as well as the risk of falling trees during gusty condition.
Public, road users and fisherman are advised to always be up to date with the latest weather forecast, advisory and warning issued by Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department, and to take precaution and any necessary actions to ensure safety.
We shall continue to monitor the weather conditions and will issue weather advisories or warnings if necessary. Latest weather information, advisories and warnings can be accessed easily through our mobile app, Brunei WX, as these weather information, advisories and warnings can be received immediately after they are issued. Latest weather information can also be obtained by contacting the duty meteorological forecaster at our Forecast Centre, through our Weather Line 114, by visiting our website at www.met.gov.bn or follow our Facebook (@bruneiweather) and Instagram (@bruneiweather).
Wallahu a’lam Bissawab.