• Near Melbourne, Australia, fell 133 cm of snow

    Heavy snowfall is reported from Hotham Alpine Resort with a base elevation of 1450 MASL - according to information from the ski center, natural snow cover has reached 133 cm. Only in the last few days, we informed, that southern parts of Australia report extremely cold weather, while on the ...
  • Johannesburg, SAR: -7,0°C (all-time July record), Zimbabwe -6,7°C

    After extremely cold reports from Namibia, Botswana, and South Africa severe frosts have shifted above eastern parts of the south-African continent. Latest reports from the region you should find here: /https://mkweather.com/antarctic-winter-in-africa-namibia-100c-botswana-77c/; https://mkweather.com/botswana-97c-only-09c-from-the-all-time-national-record/; https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods/; https://mkweather.com/port-elizabeth-south-africa-18c-all-time-record-is-05c-in-western-provinces-already-level-4-snow-warning-july-2021// According to the newest information, 19 all-time temperature records across South Africa were on Friday morning ...
  • Northern Australia +38,1°C (almost all-time July continental record), while Adelaide only +9,4°C (coldest day in ...

    Very big differences between northern and southern Australia are bringing hot and cold temperature records across the continent. The temperature contrast between the northern and southern coast is almost 30°C and while Kalumburu, the northernmost part of Western Australia, near the Northern Territory, reported +38,1°C on Saturday, 24. July 2021 ...
  • Lagos, Nigeria with floods and a 16-day forecast for the period of rains in Africa

    The last week, a Nigerian capital, Lagos, was heavily flooded by 1,5-meter high floodwater. In 24 hours fell 125 mm of rain and according to NiMet, the presence of very deep vertical extent of moisture and moisture-laden winds up to about 3000m (700hPa) level in the atmosphere coupled with instability ...
  • Botswana -9,7°C, only 0,9°C from the all-time national record!

    Extreme coldwave in South Africa is peaking and after -10,0°C in Werda, Namibia /https://mkweather.com/antarctic-winter-in-africa-namibia-100c-botswana-77c// is very close to all-time temperature records Botswana, too, with measured -9,7°C on Thursday, 22. July 2021 (all-time record is -10,6°C). Very cold is in South Africa, too - below 1000 MASL, -10,0°C was in the ...
  • 1/3 of Queensland with frosts and rare snow, Australia faces to powerful Antarctic blast

    According to the Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland, severe frosts hit subtropical parts of the province around Thursday, 22. July 2021. Approximately 1/3 of the territory of Queensland reported frosts on Thursday and rarely, in southern parts, snowing was reported. Temperatures in southern Queensland dropped reportedly up to -7,2°C, while Perisher ...
  • Antarctic winter in Africa! Namibia -10,0°C, Botswana -7,7°C

    Before anomalous Antarctic blast in African countries, we have warned a few days ago /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods/; https://mkweather.com/port-elizabeth-south-africa-18c-all-time-record-is-05c-in-western-provinces-already-level-4-snow-warning-july-2021// and coldwave will be very probably an absolute peak of Winter 2021. Extremely cold isn´t only in South Africa, where in the next days around -15°C is possible, but too in desert countries northward ...
  • Port Elizabeth, South Africa, +1,8°C (all-time record is -0,5°C), in western provinces already Level 4 ...

    Only before a few days, we informed about the expected long-lasting and powerful coldwave in South Africa /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods//. In Cape Town, last week, only +3,2°C was measured (2,2°C from all-time record) and the country was preparing for frosts and snowing. On Sunday, 11. July 2021, extremely low temperature was already ...
  • 10 dead after a storm in Banjul, Gambia

    Storm system within an ITCZ (Intertropical Convergence Zone) hit between Monday and Wednesday 5.-7. July 2021 a few countries in western Africa. The worst manifestations the system brought into the Gambia, mainly the region of the capital, Banjul, where 10 people were killed by floods and severe winds. According to ...
  • Alice Springs, Australia with a 5-day period of frosts, Sydney the coldest July day since ...

    Not only South Africa /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-expect-10-day-lasting-coldwave-cape-town-32c-22c-above-all-time-cold-record-and-floods//, but Australia, too, is experiencing cold winter conditions. In Perisher Valley, Australian Alps, the temperature dropped to -10,0°C on Wednesday, 7. July 2021, what is the first -10°C across the continent in WInter 2021. Frosts appeared far in the continental areas, in deserts in central ...
  • South Africa expect 10-day lasting coldwave, Cape Town +3,2°C (2,2°C above all-time cold record), and ...

    While in Northern Hemisphere we are experiencing extremely strong heatwaves, in South Africa is Winter 2021 in full power. After several cold fronts hit South Africa in late June and early July 2021 /https://mkweather.com/south-africa-hit-3-cold-fronts-in-drakensberg-mountains-and-lesotho-will-be-snowing-cape-town-with-a-flood-risk//, floods and cold mornings arrived really to Cape Town. Parts of the city were flooded before ...
  • Nyandarua, Kenya: +3°C and ground frosts, tea crops were destroyed

    A wave of extremely cold weather has affected one of the world's largest tea-producing regions. Higher-elevated populated regions in Central Kenya hit in the last period unseasonably cold mornings. In Nyandarua, minimum temperatures dropped to +3°C / 37°F, and ground frosts according to regional news destroyed harvest on tea crops ...
  • The coldest June since 1995! Perth, Australia affected by extremely cold Antarctica

    Australia in Winter 2021 experience with extreme Spider season and Mice plague /https://mkweather.com/after-spider-attacks-a-mice-plague-millions-of-mice-are-terrorizing-australia-2021/; https://mkweather.com/spider-invasion-in-australia-is-unbearable-2021-au// and thanks to La nina is very cold and stormy. However, in the Perth region, southwestern Australia, in contrary, dry (but still very cold) anomaly in June 2021 appeared and the first month of the winter ...
  • South Africa hit 3 cold fronts, in Drakensberg Mountains and Lesotho will be snowing, Cape ...

    Until 10. July 2021, 3 cooldowns are forecasted for South Africa - in Drakensberg Mountains and Lesotho with snowfall, but in Cape Town region with serious risk of winter floods. About June coldwaves in South Africa we have informed last week /https://mkweather.com/this-image-is-real-and-its-in-south-africa-the-next-powerful-coldwave-and-snowing-expected//. On Tuesday, 29. June 2021, before a cold ...