Articles by Piotr Wolski

Was the water shortage caused by farmers, city dwellers or drought?

We have analysed the data, and can now answer this question


19 July 2018

Will there be more rain this winter?

The sooner we know the answer, the sooner we can prepare for summer 2019

By and

15 March 2018

How severe is the drought? An analysis of the latest data

Facts are few, opinions plenty, on the cause of the water crisis


22 January 2018

Water crisis: the more we know, the better we can respond

More transparency will improve the public response


16 November 2017

Is Cape Town’s drought the new normal?

Here is what climate science tells us


1 November 2017