Mpumalanga (KwaZulu-Natal)


Mpumalanga (also: Epumalanga ) is a city in the South African province of KwaZulu -Natal. It belongs to the municipality (Metropolitan Municipality ) eThekwini. Mpumalanga is one of about 62 406 inhabitants (as of 2011) to the larger cities of the province.


Mpumalanga lies about 37 kilometers west of Durban. After Pietermaritzburg, the distance is about 32 kilometers to the northwest and to Richmond about 31 km to the west. The city is located at an altitude of 493 meters above the sea level.

The average annual rainfall is 610 millimeters in Mpumalanga. Most precipitation falls in the summer (October to March). The lowest amount of rainfall is available in 8 millimeters in June. Most precipitation falls in January (89 mm). The average high temperature in Mpumalanga varies from 20.6 ° C in June to 26.5 ° C in February. The coldest month is July. Here are the minimum average night at 7.1 ° C.


Sons and daughters of the town

  • Nompumelelo Nyandeni (* 1987), football player