• 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 ...
  • Before a cold front +40°C, after cold front snowing! Extreme shots from deadly storm, China

    Strong winds and hail have killed at least 11 and injured 102 on 30. April 2021, evening during a storm in eastern Jiangsu Province, China. The worst affected were the cities of Nantong, Huaian, Taizhou, and Suqian. Killed were blown into the Yangtze River or hit by falling trees and ...
  • Cold spring in Asia: Yakutsk after severe snowstorm

    Long winter season 2020/2021 doesn´t want give it up not only in Europe and North America, but too in parts of Asia. In series of previous articles we have informed about extreme coldwaves with snowing and frosts in Europe /e.g. https://mkweather.com/european-april-arctic-blast-206c-in-718-masl/; https://mkweather.com/belgrade-10-cm-of-snow-new-record-of-the-latest-snowfall-since-1888-croatia-120c-in-564-masl/; https://mkweather.com/italy-subtropical-crops-suffer-10c-frosts-harvest-in-a-danger/; https://mkweather.com/abnormal-temperature-in-sardinia-mediterranean-80c-in-500-masl/; https://mkweather.com/tulloch-bridge-the-uk-94c-widespread-snowing-hit-london-too-the-coldest-mid-spring-since-2013/; https://mkweather.com/french-vineyards-are-fighting-with-extreme-frosts-temperatures-dropped-up-to-12c//. Late-season coldwave finally hit ...
  • Hong Kong: +34°C on Easter after record temperatures in March

    Not only Taiwan, which is suffering the worst drought in 73 years /https://mkweather.com/taiwan-the-worst-drought-in-73-years-extreme-2021-mk// and Japan with the earliest cherry blossom since 812 /https://mkweather.com/japans-cherry-blossom-earliest-peak-since-812//, but also Hong Kong and eastern and southern coast of China experience with extremely hot spring weather. Temperature anomalies on Thursday, 1. April 2021 are very, regionally ...
  • Beijing hit the most hazardous sandstorm in 10 years

    Air pollution levels reached the highest values in 10 years after surprisingly strong duststrom, which hit large parts of China, including Beijing. Duststorm was a result of an arrival of cold air after cold front, which was ending a period of extremely hot weather in larger region of northern parts ...
  • Beijing -26°C: The lowest December temperature since 1978

    Extreme cold air from Siberia already has shifted above Eastern Asia, with extreme frosts in China, Japan and Korea. All-time temperature records reported at the end of December 2020 large region in northeastern and eastern China, including Beijing, where was measured -26,4°C / -15,5°F on 30. December - the lowest ...
  • 1094,3 hPA! Mongolia with the highest measured air pressure on Earth in history!

    This blocking situation is really historic! During one of the coldest days in Siberia and Scandinavia in 3rd millennium occurred the highest measured air pressure in the Earth in all-time history, 1094,3 hPa! /https://mkweather.com/2021/01/01/peak-of-the-winter-in-europe-russia-and-scandinavia-50c-continental-europe-30c-and-british-islands-20c/; https://mkweather.com/2020/12/28/oymyakon-lowest-temperature-since-2002-572c-in-monstrous-pressure-high-1076-hpa/; https://mkweather.com/2020/12/29/siberian-blocking-extreme-cold-air-in-norway-433c-finland-411c-only-week-after-all-time-december-scandinavian-record-18c//. An automatic weather station in Tsetsen-Uul, recorded an average pressure above sea level of 1094,3hPa, ...
  • Oymyakon: The lowest temperature since 2002 (!) -57,2°C / -71°F in monstrous pressure high ...

    If you are not satisfied with winter conditions in Europe or North America now, which are relatively good thanks to ongoing atmospheric blocking, NAO- phase and SSW (Sudden Stratospheric Warming), you have to try extreme winter conditions, which currently hit Siberia and Eastern Asia! According to detailed survey of weather ...
  • Siberia: One of the coldest days in Northern Hemisphere since 2000 are forecasted, -60/-65°C / ...

    At the Christmas 2020, extreme coldwave in Siberia and Eastern Asia is only beginning, but Oymyakon already have reported brutal cold Christmas Day, with minimum temperature only -56,0°C. Maximum temperature won´t reach more than -50°C. In series of last articles Mkweather mentioned, that Siberia, such as northern Atlantic and parts ...
  • Extreme blizzard in Japan (a big photogallery) and -65°C frosts in Siberia thanks to extreme ...

    Extreme snowfall hit mainly Fujiwara and Minakami regions and islands Honshu and Hokkaido. About severe blizzard Mkweather has informed already during last week /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/18/extreme-snowstorm-hit-japan-2-meter-snowdrifts-buried-1000-people-on-highway-for-40-hours//, when 2 meter snowdrifts buried 1000 people on highway for 40 hours. Such was written in the mentioned article: "People must alive in snow and ice ...
  • Extreme frosts in Korea! North Korea -27,5°C, South Korea -23,5°C and 30-degree frosts in outlook!

    Portal electroverse.net, which is watching cold extremes around the world noticed extreme coldwave in Korean peninsula this week - in Hongcheon, east of Soeul, was measured -23,5°C on Tuesday, 15. December 2020 and round of severe frosts hit all country, with rarely Arctic days below -10°C (all-day) in low situated ...
  • Extreme winter hit Yakutsk, Siberia: -58°C

    While early this week, very warm weather surprised Black Sea region, Russia, with maximum temperature in Tuapse near Sochi +21,1°C / 70°F /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/17/ukraine-changed-into-ice-kingdom//, in Siberia had people at the weekend and early this week different problems. In Yakutsk region, temperatures rarely dropped up to -58°C and extreme frost has been ...
  • Snowstorm hit Harbin, China, Beijing with first snow of winter season

    Weather extremes hit last week many parts of eastern Asia. Extreme ice storm - the worst for more than 30 year, hit Vladivostok /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/20/catastrophic-ice-storm-from-moscow-to-vladivostok// and summer weather surprised Korean Peninsula /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/20/summer-in-korea-in-november-south-korea-262c-north-korea-208c-soeul-with-the-warmest-and-most-rainy-day-ever//. Extreme weather didn´t avoid China, too - a powerful cold front has brought severe snowstorm in Harbin region, northeastern ...