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About Us

The Management and staff of SAWS are committed to the Vision, Mission and Core Values of the organisation and actively contribute to, and support all initiatives aimed at achieving organisational goals and objectives.


“South African Weather-related Solutions for everyone, everyday”
The vision articulates clearly the desired end state in which SAWS is central to a situation where citizens, communities and business sectors are able to use the information, products and services across the weather, climate and related environmental space to support socio-economic development and build resilience.


“To provide meteorological solutions for improved quality of life for all in South Africa”

Meteorological solutions include:

  • Weather-related solutions
  • Climate-related solutions
  • Air quality solutions
  • Other related environmental solutions, including water.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Collaborative
  • Solution-oriented science
  • Passion for service excellence