Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA)

Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA)

Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) is a Government Agency established by the Government Executive Agency Act no.30 of 1997 and it was then officially launched on 3rd December 1999 The Agency is responsible for the provision of Meteorological services; weather forecasts, climate services and warnings and advisories information for the country.

Tanzania Meteorological Agency is currently operating under the Ministry of Works, Transport and Communications of the United Republic of Tanzania

Vision: To stand out as a centre of excellence in accelerating the National Development Vision through provision of world class meteorological services

Mission:To provide quality, reliable and cost effective meteorological services to stakeholders' expectations thereby contributing to the protection of life and property, environment and national poverty eradication goal.

Core Values: In making sure that vision and mission are achieved, the Agency will observe the following core values:

  • Professionalism;
  • Good governance;
  • Quality service;
  • Team work;
  • Timeliness; and
  • Customer focus