• Iran +52,6°C, Iraq +52,0°C, Saudi Arabia +50,7°C, UAE +49,1°C and Qatar +49,0°C - Middle East ...

    An extreme heatwave is reported at the end of July 2021 after the flooding period across the Middle East. The hottest is in the Persian Gulf region, where maximum temperatures in the last days and hours reached more than +50°C - in Iran almost +53°C! According to /https://twitter.com/extremetemps/, +52,6°C in ...
  • Kashmir +38,4°C in 2804 MASL, Iran +46,4°C in 1150 MASL and Turpan, China +46°C

    About extremely high temperatures across continental Asia informed /https://twitter.com/extremetemps/. The most interesting within Asian records are measured +38,4°C in Kargil, Kashmir, northwestern India, in 2804 MASL and +32,4°C in Leh, Kashmir, 3520 MASL. Extremely hot air hit continental China, too - in Turpan, maximum temperatures above +46°C are in the ...
  • UAE created artificial rains, while across the wider region of the Middle East, 46 dead ...

    Only in the last article from the Middle East, we described severe floods in Oman, Iran (and Saudi Arabia and UAE) /https://mkweather.com/oman-204-mm-48-hours-and-floods-in-the-united-arab-emirates-saudi-arabia-and-iran// and only a short time later we mentioned in another article floods in Pakistan /https://mkweather.com/112-dead-in-the-mumbai-region-maharasthra-20-in-pakistan-and-over-10-inches-260-mm-in-24-hours-in-mumbai//. Low-pressure anomaly above western Sahara created around 20. July 2021 untraditional synoptic conditions ...
  • 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 ...
  • 12 dead after mudslides in Tajikistan

    The next 12 dead is reported from Central Asia thanks to heavy rains, floods, and mudslides. Only before a few days we informed about 15 dead after mudslides in the border region of Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan /https://mkweather.com/15-dead-after-mudslides-in-uzbekistan-and-kyrgyzstan//. Before a few days, 12 fatalities were reported from the next Central-Asian country, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Algeria +49,9°C, while parts of Spain and Greece with wildfires in the last period

    While Spain, Portugal, and France were hit in the last days with a milder heatwave, with maximum temperatures up to +43°C in Iberia and +38°C in France, in Algeria before a few days were measured even higher temperatures such as in the previous period. About heatwaves, in Algeria, we informed ...
  • 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 ...
  • Oman: 204 mm / 48 hours and floods in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, ...

    An untraditional weather pattern, associated with low pressure above western Sahara is setting a stream of moisture into Arabian Peninsula and Iran. According to watchers on Twitter, this weather pattern occurred last time before 1-2 years and is bringing severe floods in southern parts of the Middle East and later ...
  • Algeria +49,4°C, only 1,9°C below all-time national record!

    Extremely hot weather is persisting in northern Africa and air masses are prepared to flow above Italy and Balkan after 25. July 2021 /https://mkweather.com/166-mm-in-6-hours-in-nova-gradiska-croatia-after-floods-45c-heatwaves-for-balkan-between-25-7-1-8-2021//. Although, similar temperatures in Algeria were already in 2021 measured in early July 2021, with maximum temperature +49,7°C in Hassi-Messaoud (the highest temperature in 2021 in ...
  • 15 dead after mudslides in Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan

     Floods and mudslides hit after a period of extremely hot weather /https://mkweather.com/not-only-sahara-central-asia-extremely-hot-turkmenistan-482c-iran-513c-continental-china-50c-soon// parts of Central Asia. The worst situation was early this week, around 12. July 2021 in the border region of Uzbekistan with Kyrgyzstan, where floods and mudslides killed together 15 people. Mudslides hit regions of Aksy region of ...
  • 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 ...
  • All-time record in Morocco? +49,6°C!

    An extreme heatwave hasn´t hit in the last few days only Spain and Portugal (with a maximum of heatwave +45,0°C in Murcia on Monday, 12. July 2021)/https://mkweather.com/murcia-spain-450c-all-time-record-is-461c/; https://mkweather.com/an-extreme-heatwave-hit-iberia-and-nw-africa-morocco-473c-spain-445c-and-portugal-415c-all-time-records-were-regionally-broken//, but too Morocco. In Sidi Slimane, +49,6°C was measured, which we should consider such the hottest temperature in the country within modern ...
  • 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 ...
  • Not only Sahara, Central Asia extremely hot: Turkmenistan, +48,2°C, Iran +51,3°C, continental China +50°C soon

    All Europe is surrounded by extremely hot air masses from the south and from the east - not only Sahara /https://mkweather.com/sahara-is-extremely-hot-air-from-deserts-is-shifting-above-europe-algeria-497c-libya-470c-niger-466c/; https://mkweather.com/extremely-hot-air-for-europe-is-prepared-algeria-495c-tunisia-485c-and-all-time-records//, but Central Asia reported in last days record high temperatures, too. In Sargat, Turkmenistan, the all-time station record was broken, when on Tuesday, 6. July, +48,2°C was in ...
  • Sahara is extremely hot, air from deserts is shifting above Europe! (Algeria +49,7°C, Libya +47,0°C, ...

    After a not-so-old report about temperature records in Algeria and Tunisia /https://mkweather.com/extremely-hot-air-for-europe-is-prepared-algeria-495c-tunisia-485c-and-all-time-records// we are bringing the next report from the region (thanks to https://twitter.com/extremetemps), with the next anomalous measured temperatures across Sahara. In Hassi Messaoud, Algeria, +49,7°C was on Monday, 5. July 2021 measured, what is the highest temperature in ...
  • 2 different worlds: June 2021 extremely hot in the Northern, but anomalously cold in the ...

    Surprisingly with a negative global temperature anomaly ended June 2021, although Northern Hemisphere during the month hit anomalously strong heatwaves. A reason for this unexpected behavior of climate on the Earth lies in the Southern Hemisphere - mainly Antarctica, but too other continents, which are hit by extremely cold air ...