Gauteng has experienced maximum temperatures averaging around 30°C over the past week.
With the high temperatures said to persist, according to the SA Weather service, there seems to be some cooling relief expected later this week.
Stephen Grootes spoke to weather forecaster Venetia Phakula about the heatwave and whether there any rain can be expected.
Listen to the conversation below:
This article first appeared on 702 : Rain expected to cool Gauteng off from Wednesday