• Ridder, Kazakhstan with terrifying wildfire

    Only in April 2021 we have informed about abnormal temperatures in Central Asia, including Kazakhstan, which were reaching anomalous +40°C. Immediately, extreme wildfires appeared in Russian and Kazakh taiga and 10-times larger region such as in April average, was burned by them - mainly in Omsk region /https://mkweather.com/ten-times-as-many-wildfires-in-siberia-than-usual-central-asia-abnormal-40c//. Currently, region ...
  • USA: The biggest problem until the end of May will be storms in Midwest (+1st ...

    While Midwest currently experiences with round of severe storms, in northern USA and southern Canada, before an arrival of cold front, extremely hot weather has occurred / is expected. In Lytton near Vancouver, the first tropical day in Canada in 2021 was at the weekend (15. May 2021) measured, with ...
  • From Wednesday to Saturday, 19.-22. May 2021 serious risk of ground frosts in Europe

    Possibly last cold mornings with frosts and ground frosts in Europe of winter season 2020/21 will arrive already in this workweek, between Wednesday and Saturday, 19.-22. May 2021. Then, warming up will bring heatwave from 23. May until early June 2021, without frosts and ground frosts in European lowlands, basins ...
  • Base Esperanza, Antarctica +10°C, while Vostok before a week -80°C

    The highest temperature ever recorded on Antarctica was +20,8°C (69,3°F) at Comandante Ferraz Station on 9. February 2020, beating the previous record of +18,3 °C (64,9 °F) at Base Esperanza on 6. February 2020. However, before more than an year, summer was in full swing and El nino pattern dominated to climate wolrdwide. Now, late ...
  • Spring 2021 has brought in Europe already 63 tornadoes, 27% of them in last 5 ...

    Round of severe storms in Europe after heatwaves is bringing not only heavy rains, floods, hails, severe winds or damaging lighting /ENGLAND; POLAND; ROMANIA; ALBANIA/, but last 5 days, 11.-15. May 2021, 17 tornado reports were confirmed within ESWD database across Europe. Tornadoes have occurred in France, Italy, Croatia, Ukraine ...
  • May 2021 very cold in NW/W and stormy in W and continental Europe so far

    Temperature anomalies (in 850 hPa and 1000 hPa) both are in the first half of May 2021 (1.-14. 5. 2021) lower, than in April 2021, thanks to short heatwave around 10. May 2021, but some parts of Europe - mainly British Islands, Iceland, northern France, Benelux n western Germany and ...
  • The first tropical storm or hurricane in the USA in 2021 already next weekend possible!

    Tropical system has appeared on GFS outputs from 15. May 2021 for cca 22. May 2021 on southern coast of the USA. For now, it´s not known, if system will be classified only such as a tropical depression, a tropical storm or even a hurricane. System firstly will bring severe ...
  • Surprisingly strong hailstorm hit Skhodra, Albania

    Severe storms hit on Friday, 14. May Albanian city Skhodra, bringing severe amounts of hails. Heavy storms were on Thursday, 13. May, reported from other parts of Balkan and Central Europe, too /https://mkweather.com/satu-mare-romania-the-worst-storm-in-20-years/; https://mkweather.com/severe-storms-flooded-poland//. Hailstorm left about half a meter of ice along the roads and caused severe damages to ...
  • Satu Mare, Romania: The worst storm in 20 years

    Severe storms on Thursday, 13. May 2021 didn´t hit only Poland and neighboring countries /https://mkweather.com/severe-storms-flooded-poland//, but the worst floods in 20 years were reported too from northwestern Romania. While in neighboring western Ukraine, tornado has occurred, in Satu Mare region on Hungarian / Ukrainian border, floodwater surprised several cities and ...
  • Severe storms flooded Poland

    The strongest were storms in southern Poland on Thursday, 13. May 2021, in the evening, when many regions reported heavy rains, hails and damaging lighting. Several cities and villages were flooded. According to IMGW, on Thursday fell in Słoszow, 77,9 mm of rain, on Friday in Borzęcin, 56,9 mm and ...
  • TOP5 coldest mornings with ground frosts in Europe until 25. May 2021

    Forecasts for late May and early June 2021 are favorable for summer-like heatwaves /https://mkweather.com/heatwaves-in-late-may-and-early-june-2021-are-confirming-should-hit-all-europe//, but until 25. May, some parts of Europe should suffer the next ground frosts. Although, minimum temperatures +3/-2°C are around 5 mornings forecasted for continental Europe or British Islands, near ground it should be in 5°C ...
  • Cyclone Tauktae (Cat 4) hits India and Pakistan in full power!

    Monsoon season in Asia is beginning and not only Tropical storm Crising in Philippines /https://mkweather.com/tropical-storm-crising-hits-philippines//, but too very strong Cyclone Tauktae is forecasted to hit almost whole west-Indian coast and southeastern Pakistan in next days. Tauktae will likely rapidly intensify into a cat 3 or 4 cyclone as it heads ...
  • Taiwan: Year without typhoon - one of the worst droughts in 100 years

    While China reports severe storms /https://mkweather.com/before-a-cold-front-40c-after-cold-front-snowing-extreme-shots-from-deadly-storm-china/; https://mkweather.com/extreme-storms-hit-china-while-japan-reports-the-2nd-earliest-arrival-of-monsoon-season-in-history// and Japan its 2nd earliest arrival of monsoon season, in Taiwan continues severe drought. The worst situation is in western and southern parts of the island, where is observed one of the worst drought in a century. Observations say, that drought is lasting ...
  • Heatwave in the Arctic! Arkhangelsk +29,0°C, Finland +28,7°C, Sweden +26,5°C

    While Europe experiences with cold and stormy weather and only before a week, Finland was hit by severe snowstorm /https://mkweather.com/finland-hit-severe-snowstorm-with-30cm-of-fresh-snow-oulu-only-3-days-above-10c-since-winter-year-without-spring//, northern European Russia, Finland, Estonia and eastern Sweden report strong heatwave. It´s the first powerful heatwave in region around Arctic Circle in 2021. In Arkhangelsk, northern Russia, on shores of ...
  • Extreme storms hit China while Japan reports the 2nd earliest arrival of monsoon season ...

    Severe storms hit in last days China, Korea and Japan and the next heavy storm events are for the next period forecasted. Very bad was situation in China, including Wuhan and other parts of Hubei province or Bijie, Guizhou province. Metropolitan areas found themselves under water, with extremely strong wind ...
  • Tropical storm Crising hits Philippines!

    After extreme April Supertyphoon Surigae /https://mkweather.com/the-strongest-april-typhoon-in-history-supertyphoon-surigae-category-5-winds-315-km-h-devastated-palau/; https://mkweather.com/superyphoon-surigae-and-its-surprise-for-korea-and-japan-tropical-temperatures//, the next tropical storm is moving above Philippines. Surigae was the strongest April typhoon in all-time history, but fortunately, main effects of the superstorm were observed above the ocean. Strong cyclonic activity is too reported from Arabian sea, early monsoon rains have arrived ...
  • New Zealand -5,6°C, Australia -5,4°C

    The first serious frosts are reported thanks to anticyclonic weather from Australia and New Zealand these days, while northern parts of Australia hit severe storms. In Butlers Gorge, Tasmania, 667 MASL, maximum temperature on Tuesday, 11. May 2021 reached only +5,7°C and subsequent morning, on Wednesday, 12. May 2021 was ...
  • The USA: Time for extreme storms and deadly tornadoes! The rest of May 2021 will ...

    Since the last tornado outbreak in early May 2021 /https://mkweather.com/tornado-outbreak-in-the-usa-brought-59-tornadoes-in-3-days-the-next-should-be-longer-and-stronger-10-days-after-9-may// isolated storms with local tornadoes are appearing across the USA - lastly case from New Orleans on Wednesday, 12. May 2021. After current coldwave however, warm and humid air will come above central and eastern USA in the second half ...
  • USA: The 2nd longest winter season in history for Denver

    Year 2021 has contributed very strongly into very snowy character of the last winter season 2020/2021 in the coldest populated parts of the USA, in Rocky Mountains. In 2021, 8 inches of snow already has fallen until mid-May 2021, what is similar amount such as for whole year 2020. Yearly ...
  • Peak of summer in May 2021? Monstrous heatwave in Europe is possible (estimates for hot ...

    While western and northern Europe should be again colder, without extreme conditions, in southern and eastern Europe it looks for a breaking of all-time May temperature records regionally. Extreme heatwave is after series of freezing, snowy and stormy spring times forecasted for the 3rd May 2021 decade, mainly the last ...
  • The worst drought in 20 years in Brazil! Harvest in danger!

    Key corn growing areas in Brazil have gone weeks without significant rain. Drought is expected to have a drastic impact on Brazil’s largest annual corn crop. While Amazon and northern states of South America are suffering severe floods /https://mkweather.com/floods-in-manaus-brazil-and-caracas-venezuela-extreme-heatwave-in-paraguay-370c-south-america// and southern parts of South America are suffering the first serious ...
  • Winter arrived in Patagonia very early: Maquinchao, Argentina, -11,5°C, only 6,8°C from all-time May record

    After last year, which brought in Patagonia the cruelest winter in last 20 years /https://mkweather.com/patagonia-with-one-of-the-cruelest-winter-for-last-20-years//, winter season 2021 is beginning very early, too. Already around 10. May, central Argentina - Maquinchao, Patagonia, 888 MASL reports extremely strong frosts, on Tuesday, 11. May only -11,5°C, what is only 6,8°C warmer than ...
  • Storms in Europe are deadly: 9 year old boy in England died in football ground, ...

    In Iberian Peninsula already at last weekend, in continental Europe on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 10.-12. May 2021 hit after heatwaves /https://mkweather.com/europe-after-tropical-heatwaves-from-scandinavia-to-mediterranean-extreme-storms-344-mm-24-h// severe storms, which brought 24 hour rainfall in France up to 265 mm in Barnas en Ardèche (10.-11. May). T-storms on cold front haven´t been associated only with ...
  • Arctic response to La nina: Climate change has returned back in 7 years!

    Only before a month we wrote about the coldest conditions on Earth thanks to La nina in 7 years /https://mkweather.com/march-2021-as-the-2nd-month-below-temperature-average-on-the-earth-for-last-7-years// and the newest materials for April are saying about the coldest conditions on Earth in 10 years /https://mkweather.com/global-temperatures-dramatically-went-down-the-sharpest-jump-since-1990s-la-nina//. These, La nina-driven conditions have significant impact into temperatures around whole world ...
  • Snowing in Portugal only at 1000 MASL! The coldest times since March 2021!

    Heatwave in Portugal was only very short, with maximum temperature only +27,0°C /https://mkweather.com/europe-after-tropical-heatwaves-from-scandinavia-to-mediterranean-extreme-storms-344-mm-24-h// and warmer air was quickly alternated by the next dose of extremely cold air with Greenland´s origin. Temperatures in elevations above 1000 MASL dropped near 0°C and mountainous regions in northern Portugal above 1000 MASL (sleet) and ...
  • GFS: Risk of +35°C temperatures at the end of May 2021 in Central, Eastern Europe, ...

    After severe storms /https://mkweather.com/european-monsoon-is-here-2-weeks-with-severe-storms-heavy-rains-hails-winds-lighting-and-tornadoes-in-outlook//, the next round of heatwaves should hit least eastern half of Europe at the end of May 2021. After current heatwave /https://mkweather.com/europe-after-tropical-heatwaves-from-scandinavia-to-mediterranean-extreme-storms-344-mm-24-h// is forecasted to come even stronger, possibly record heatwave at the end of the Spring 2021, which should surprise with extremely high temperatures, in ...
  • Heatwaves in Southern Hemisphere: Paraguay +37,0°C, South Africa +35,5°C, New Zealand +28,2°C

    Twitter account /https://twitter.com/extremetemps/ informed about extreme temperatures during heatwaves in Southern Hemisphere during May 2021 so far. About Paraguayan heatwave, with +37,0°C we have informed already in article about floods in northern South America /https://mkweather.com/floods-in-manaus-brazil-and-caracas-venezuela-extreme-heatwave-in-paraguay-370c-south-america//. Heatwave in South Africa is coming shortly after the first snowfall of the season in ...
  • A big European circulation anomaly in 2021: totally oppositely such as in the World (!) ...

    Anomalies of the coldest April 2021 in Europe are moreover showing, that April 2021 was even colder than in England, France or Germany in other parts of Central Europe, Balkan and parts of Eastern Europe with regional possibility of the coldest April in all-time history. Interesting is too, that ESRL ...
  • European monsoon is here! 2 weeks with severe storms, heavy rains, hails, winds, lighting and ...

    Only on Monday, 10. May, in southwestern France dropped up to 344 mm of rainfall / 24 hours and cold front with severe storms is from Tuesday to Wednesday, 11.-12. May gradually shifting above Italy and Central Europe eastward. Stormy trend however will stay in large parts of Europe minimally ...
  • Europe: After tropical heatwaves from Scandinavia to Mediterranean extreme storms (344 mm/24 h)!

    Italy up to +34°C, France and Balkan up to +33°C, Central Europe with +32°C, Eastern Europe, Baltic states and Scandinavia up to +28°C, but British Islands only up to +22°C. Its summer (or tropical) reality of last days in Europe, which is from the west alternated by extreme storms (on ...