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Puma Video is based in Johannesburg, Gauteng province, the commercial heartland of South Africa.   

Most of Gauteng is situated on the Highveld, a high-altitude grassland (1,500 m / 4,921 ft above sea level).  Johannesburg and Pretoria, 54km apart, the two major cities in the smallest provice of the republic. This is due to the Witwatersrand (white water ridge) – where gold was discovered -  and the Magaliesberg, among the oldest mountains in the world and famous as the cradle of Humankind.

The north of the province is more subtropical, due to its lower altitude. Pretoria is 1,330 m or 4,364 ft above sea level. And although the province is at a subtropical latitude, the climate is comparatively cooler in Johannesburg, at 1,700 m (5,577 ft) above sea level with a dry savannah habitat.

Gauteng is a summer rainfall area with most precipitation occurring as brief afternoon thunderstorms. Winters are crisp and dry with frost occurring often in the southern areas. Snow is a rare phenomenon.

As a result, Gauteng averages a healthy 230 to 250 hours of sun p/month. Great for filming outdoors and in nature. Weather averages for the area:

Johannesburg: January maximum: 26 °C (78.8 °F) (min: 15 °C or 59 °F),

June maximum: 16 °C (60.8 °F) (min: 4 °C or 39.2 °F),

Annual rainfall: 713 mm (28.1 in)

Pretoria averages: January maximum: 29 °C (84.2 °F) (min: 18 °C or 64.4 °F),

    June maximum: 19 °C (66.2 °F) (min: 5 °C or 41 °F),

     Annual rainfall: 674 mm (26.5 in)

The local currency is the ZAR South African Rand (R).