Bitter cold and wet weather perfectly normal - climate change expert

While climate change is a reality across the globe, the heavy rains and drops in temperatures is part of a normal weather pattern.

This comes as Gauteng residents brace themselves for bitterly cold days ahead this week, with downpours of rain expected. The current winer season also turns out to be warmer than average, in comparison to other parts of the country.

702's John Robbie spoke to climate change expert at University of Witwatersrand, Professor Mary Scholes, regarding the matter.

Listen to the interview below:

These kinds of events will happen much more frequently and be much more extreme.

Prof Mary Scholes, climate change expert

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