• Tasmania and New Zealand hit / hits extreme high temperatures around +32°C

    Untraditionally strong heatwave hit southernmost parts of Australia and record temperatures are expected too in New Zealand. Above region persists strong blocking pressure high and on its back side is flowing above Tasmania and New Zealand extremely hot air. Its already April and in Hobart, Tasmania, record +32,3°C was on ...
  • New Zealand with the second highest January temperature in history! Ashburton +39,3°C

    While Australia experiences with relatively colder and stormy summer, thanks to ongoing La nina pattern /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/02/summer-2020-2021-forecast-for-australia-new-zealand-and-oceania//, in New Zealand have fulfilled predictions about very hot Summer 2020/2021, although, in December 2020, summer was starting only very slowly, until the Christmas with temperatures only up to +25°C. In Ashburton, eastern Southern ...
  • Australia with extreme heatwave and wildfires, Port Augusta near Adelaide +45,3°C

    Despite of ongoing La nina, possie peak of Summer 2020/2021 hit last days Australia, from where the hottest days of the year are regionally reported, moreover, after long-term persisting wave of heat, wildfires have spread across the country, including the most populated regions in southeast. Severe heatwave is here minimally ...
  • Hairy panic / Hairy weed invasion in Australia: Previous weekend brought a tumbleweed windstorm

    Residents in Hillside, around 24 kilometers northwest from Melbourne, thanks to gale force winds during previous weekend, 5.-6. December 2020 covered streets and gardens with the dry grass, a pheonmenon known as a "hairy panic" or a "hairy weed invasion". Tumbleweed was delivered to the populated area from horse paddock, ...
  • Week after extreme heatwave (+48,7°C) in Australia, severe storms in Brisbane

    Absolute maximum temperature of extreme heatwave from the end of November and the start of December 2020 in Australia is +48,7°C from last weekend /willyweather/. This weekend, Australia is fighting with severe storms - after stormy weekend in Southeast /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/04/severe-storms-in-se-australia-at-the-weekend//, frontal wave has shifted above eastern coast and big problems ...
  • Severe storms in SE Australia at the weekend

    About possibility of extreme storms in southeastern Australia has informed Accuweather. Powerful cold front hits mainly coast of South Australia, Victoria, south of New South Wales and finally Tasmania. Before a cold front temperature anomalies in 850 hPa above +10°C will bring hot weather on Friday, 4. December, but after ...
  • Extreme heatwave in Australia: Marree, South Australia +47,5°C, Sydney +43,0°C (new all-time November record higher ...

    The hottest days in Sydney since 1960! Forecasts have been fulfilled and Sydney reports new absolute all-time November record, according to International Exchange Site +43,0°C! A new November record is even higher than all-time record of maximum temperature for December (old November record +41,8°C, and December record +42,2°C). Even hotter ...
  • Extreme heatwave in Australia: Birdsville, South Australia +46,5°C, then extreme cooldown and rarely snow!

    Extreme heatwave hit(s) on Friday and at the weekend southern and southeastern, the most populated parts of Australia. After anomalously hot temperatures comes extreme cooldown and very rarely summer snowing in southeastern mountains. Extremely hot weather is coming after shift of ITCZ (Intertropical Convergence Zone) with storms and season of ...
  • Fitzroy Crossing, Australia: New absolute November temperature record, +46,5°C / 115.7°F

    Extremely hot summer in Australia has started very soon, despite of expected above average cyclone season and La-nina /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/12/powerful-cyclone-season-in-australia-is-expected-9-15-cyclones-is-forecasted//, which should bring less temperature extremes, than in summer 2019/2020, when Australia was bothered by the strongest wildfires in history. Already on 13. November 2020 has been in the hottest places ...
  • Adelaide +29,6°C (85.3°F), Melbourne +26,3°C (79.3°F) at the weekend, North Australia +40,8°C (105.4°F), after powerful ...

    Hot air is still persisting over northern and western parts of Australia, with reaching +40°C - temperatures almost every day (8°C above average regionally). Almost all Australia however has experienced with powerful cooldown, from almost tropical temperatures on Southern coast and summer days in Southeast. At the weekend, on Saturday, ...
  • Australia +40,5°C, heatwaves has come extremely early, Adelaide +30°C, Melbourne +25°C next days

    Australia reports and is expecting extreme heatwave in current week. In the middle of September temperatures in the Northwest reached +40,5°C and tropical days is expecting Southern Australia coast and summer days Southeastern Australia. After last Antarctic blobs in late August, summer has come very early not only to northern ...