Tanzania Meteorological Authority (TMA) is a government institution of the United Republic of Tanzania and was established by the Act No. 2 of the Tanzania Meteorological Authority of 2019 that was passed by the Parliament of the United Republic of Tanzania and thereafter signed by the President of the United Republic of Tanzania, His Excellency Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli on 13th February 2019.
Tanzania Meteorological Authority has been officially inaugurated by the Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Hon. Eng. Isack Kamwelwe (MP) ON 05TH September 2019.
The Authority is the only mandated institution of the United Republic of Tanzania for provision of Meteorological Services within the boundaries of the country.
The Headquarters of the Tanzania Meteorological Authority are currently located in Dar es Salaam; however, the Authority serves also through several offices and stations located over regions of the country.
Tanzania Meteorological Authority is currently operating under the Ministry of Works, Transport and Communications of the United Republic of Tanzania.