• 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 ...
  • Coldwave in the USA is bringing snow and frosts

    Heatwave in western USA, but very cold late-spring conditions in central and eastern USA. This is reality around 12. May 2021 in the USA, with the next round of snowing in Colorado and Wyoming and frosts up to 21°F / -6,1°C in Great Lakes region (International Falls). Such we have ...
  • 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 ...
  • Wildfire forecast for the USA 2021: 10 millions acres burned, the next extreme season

    Firefighters mainly in Arizona, New Mexico and California were fighting against spring wildfires in April and early May 2021, after Southwest hit extreme heatwaves with maximum temperatures up to 110°F / +43°C /https://mkweather.com/110f-43c-in-california-and-97f-36c-in-iowa-during-early-heatwave-in-the-usa//. From Mexico, temperatures up to +48,0°C were already in early May 2021 reported, moreover, country was bothered ...
  • Frosts and snow still bother the USA

    While central and eastern USA will suffer in next mornings severe late-season frosts and ground frosts, in Rocky Mountains, the next snowfall is forecasted. In International Falls, last 5 mornings temperature dropped below 23°F / -5°C (-5,0 to -5,6°C / 22 - 23°F) and extremely cold air is quickly moving ...
  • Earliest tropical storm in Eastern Pacific ever, Andres, hit Mexico

    Pacific hurricane season 2021 is bringing the first tropical storm, Andreas, in early May 2021, with impact in Mexican coast. Chances for formation of the first tropical storm were before 48 hours (on Friday, 7. May 2021) around 60%, now it is the first tropical storm in North American sector ...
  • Germany +31,2°C only 2 days after snowing

    Only on Friday, 7. May 2021, parts of Germany reported frosts and ground frosts and snowing, in Berlin was snowing the first time in 30 years, in Potsdam the first time in 50 years /https://mkweather.com/snowing-in-potsdam-berlin-germany-in-may-after-50-years//. Late snowfall was around Friday reported too from the UK, northern France, Belgium or the ...
  • First week of May 2021 the coldest in the UK (CET) since 1659

    With temperature anomaly -2,9°C from long-term average is the first May week in Central England /https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/hadobs/hadcet/cet_info_mean.html/ the coldest in all-time history, since records began (1659). During the first May week gradually appeared in the UK snowing /https://mkweather.com/scotland-and-northern-england-under-the-snow-in-may-exceptionally-cold-spring-2021-continues// or severe frosts /https://mkweather.com/third-may-night-in-the-uk-with-6c-all-time-may-temperature-record-for-northern-ireland-should-be-broken// up to -6°C during the nights. Extremely cold weather, ...
  • Finland hit severe snowstorm with 30cm+ of fresh snow, Oulu only 3 days above +10°C ...

    After Thursday´s and Friday´s, 6.-7. May 2021, heavy snowfall in eastern and northern Finland, around 30 cm of new snowfall fell in populated lowlands. Some parts of East-Central Finland still report 30-75 cm of snow and northern Finland 20 - 90 cm of snow. In northern Sweden, snow cover still ...
  • Snow in Europe, hell in Africa! Libya +47,0°C, Egypt +46,6°C (and Israel, Jordan +44,6°C)

    Extremely high temperatures hit Eastern Sahara, Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East, while Europe is suffering late winter-like conditions. While Europe is suffering extremely cold May weather, including snowing /https://mkweather.com/snowing-in-the-netherlands-on-7-may-extremely-rare-snowstorm/; https://mkweather.com/snowing-in-potsdam-berlin-germany-in-may-after-50-years/; https://mkweather.com/scotland-and-northern-england-under-the-snow-in-may-exceptionally-cold-spring-2021-continues// and severe frosts /https://mkweather.com/frosts-ground-frosts-and-monthly-records-in-the-spain-northwestern-spain-30c-andalusia-46c/; https://mkweather.com/france-extreme-frosts-are-back-monthly-may-temperature-records-overcame/; https://mkweather.com/germany-monthly-records-for-may//, northern Africa and parts of Central and Eastern Mediterranean bother hellish weather, with ...
  • The worst floods in parts of East Africa in recent history: Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya and ...

    About situation in East Africa informed server watchers.news and several other watchers of the region from Twitter. Exceptional rainfall is according to IGAD-CPAC and national meteorological and hydrological services in the region forecasted between 4.-11. May 2021 and in Somalia, floods are already deadly, extremely damaging and denoted for the ...
  • 5 waterspouts at the same time! New South Wales coast, Australia

    Unusual phenomenon was captured near Old Bar beach, Harrington, New South Wales, Australia. During thunderstorm with hails, 5 waterspouts appeared on Tuesday, 4. May 2021 above the coast. Harrington is a small village situated on the northern entrance of the Manning River on the coast of New South Wales, Australia. ...
  • -24,5°C in Iceland signalizes extremely cold conditions until early Summer 2021 in N/W Europe

    Persisting cold airflow from Greenland to northwestern Europe and farther above European continent in last weeks and months is according to /https://www.facebook.com/groups/515882752222439/ driven by extremely long and strong amplitude of tropical convection in Pacific in Zone 7 of MJO, which was sending trains of Rossby Waves into the same places, ...
  • Scotland and northern England under the snow in May! Exceptionally cold Spring 2021 continues!

    Since Tuesday to Friday, 4.-7. May 2021, Scotland, northern England and parts of Wales, Ireland and Northern Ireland hit unseasonably snowfall. Situation is similar such as in the Netherlands, Belgium, northern France and Germany /https://mkweather.com/snowing-in-the-netherlands-on-7-may-extremely-rare-snowstorm/; https://mkweather.com/snowing-in-potsdam-berlin-germany-in-may-after-50-years//, where regionally has appeared the first snowfall in May in 50 years. Extremely cold ...
  • Snowing in Potsdam, Berlin, Germany in May after 50 years!

    After the coldest April in Germany in 44 years (since 1977), extremely rare snowing in May appeared on 6. and 7. May 2021 in the country! Rare snowing appeared in Potsdam, Germany in May, the first time after 50 years! ‍A quick ERA5 analysis indicates that snow has fallen in ...
  • Snowing in the Netherlands on 7. May! Extremely rare!

    Extremely rare May snowfall hit during snowstorm on Friday, 7. May 2021 southern Netherlands. Snow appeared in the Provinces of Limburg and North Brabant on border with Belgium and Germany. Snowing was in last days reported too from the UK, northern France, Belgium or Germany. In some regions, snowing in ...
  • May 2021 in Europe: Long rounds with severe storms and 2 heatwaves in outlook

    2 short heatwaves around 8.-12. and 15.-16. May are forecasted for central Europe, and 2, very long stormy periods between 7.-14. and 13.-22. May 2021 from western coast of Europe to European Russia. Storms will arrive above central parts of Europe after heatwaves together with cold fronts on the front ...
  • 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 ...
  • Floods in Manaus, Brazil and Caracas, Venezuela, extreme heatwave in Paraguay (+37,0°C)

    About persisting heavy rains in northern parts of South America we have informed in last months regularly. In last days, severe floods were reported mainly from Manaus, Brazil and Caracas, Venezuela. Heavy rains are for northern Amazon, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana region, Ecuador and northern Peru forecasted during May 2021, too, ...
  • Severe floods hit Iran, Afghanistan, Yemen, Oman, UAE: 73 dead!

    While from Oman and UAE no fatalities are reported, in Afghanistan 50 people, in Yemen 13 people and in Iran 10 people died after series of heavy rains in last days. Urban and rural areas in eight provinces of Iran have been affected by spring floods in early May 2021 ...
  • The UK, Germany: rare May snowfall possible!

    While the next days bring mainly to Scottish mountains heavy May snowfall and this forecast will be successful, GFS has started to generate relatively crazy runs, with a possibility of some snowfall in Germany or other lower situated parts of Europe until 22. May 2021. Some late season snowing should ...
  • Third May night in the UK with -6°C: All-time May temperature record for Northern Ireland ...

    While at the weekend (1. May), temperature in England dropped to -5,8°C (Shap) /https://mkweather.com/uk-58c-36c-from-all-time-may-record-poland-49c-or-spain-24c-at-the-weekend-next-days-severe-frosts-in-central-europe//, May Bank Holiday Monday, 3. May 2021 brought even colder times in the UK. In Kinbrace in the Highlands in Scotland, -5,9°C was measured, what is only 3,5°C warmer, than all-time May temperature record for the ...
  • Elseborn, Belgium, -5,2°C, only 1,2°C warmer than all-time May record from 1941

    Very close to all-time May records was on Monday, 3. May 2021 Elseborn in Belgium, 564 MASL, where only -5,2°C was measured. All-time temperature record for Belgium for May, -6,4°C was measured in 1941. In last days, we have informed about all-time monthly temperature records in France, Germany and the ...
  • Accuweather Summer 2021 forecast for the USA agrees with Mkweather

    Weather models haven´t changed their forecasts for Summer 2021 for the USA a lot and current seasonal forecasts are similar, such as outputs of meteorological models before a month ago. It means for the USA stormy East and hot and dry West. /https://mkweather.com/summer-2021-forecast-for-north-america-hot-stormy-east-and-dry-west// While Southeast should be temperature neutral, what ...
  • CET Record 1880-2021: April 2021 coldest in 142 years!

    After information about the coldest April 2021 in the UK since 1922 (for entire territory of the country): https://mkweather.com/confirmed-coldest-april-in-the-uk-since-1922-late-frosts/) there is the next interesting statistic from central England. CET (Central England Temperature Record) is one of the oldest dataset of temperature records on the Earth, with the first measurements since ...
  • Global temperatures dramatically went down! The sharpest jump since 1990s

    Only before a month we wrote about unexpectedly cold Earth and anomalously low global temperatures in March 2021 /https://mkweather.com/march-2021-as-the-2nd-month-below-temperature-average-on-the-earth-for-last-7-years//. April 2021 surprised even more and with global temperature anomaly -0,05°C it should be the coldest month since 2011, according to satellite measurements (Latest UAH monthly global Temperature anomaly suggests April ...
  • +33°C in Central Europe? Heatwave between 8.-12. May will be strong!

    While currently extremely hot summer weather is reported mainly from Greece, Turkey and Cyprus countries, with exceptional maximum temperatures up to +39,5°C in Turkey, +39,1°C in Cyprus and +39,1°C in Greece /Source: Extreme Temperatures Around The World (@extremetemps) / Twitter), the next heatwave hits much larger part of Europe. According ...
  • Frosts, ground frosts and monthly records in the Spain! Northwestern Spain -3,0°C, Andalusia +4,6°C

    Cold weather hit at the beginning of May 2021 untraditionally not only the UK, France, Benelux or Germany, but too the Spain and Italy. In the Spain, similarly such as in France and Germany /https://mkweather.com/france-extreme-frosts-are-back-monthly-may-temperature-records-overcame/; https://mkweather.com/germany-monthly-records-for-may//, in the first May 2021 days, all-time monthly records were regionally measured and in ...